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Theft : a love story

Author: Peter Carey
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Once again displaying Peter Carey's flair for language, 'Theft' is a love poem of a very different kind. Ranging from the rural wilds of Australia to Manhattan via Tokyo, it explores themes of art, fraud, responsibility and redemption.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Carey
ISBN: 0571231489 9780571231485 0571231470 9780571231478
OCLC Number: 82155371
Notes: "First published in 2006 by Faber and Faber Limited"--T.p. verso.
C-format paperback.
Awards: Man Booker Prize, 2006, longlist
Description: 269 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Peter Carey.
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