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The tiger's wife : a novel

Author: Téa Obreht
Publisher: New York : Random House, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Remembering childhood stories her grandfather once told her, young physician Natalia becomes convinced that he spent his last days searching for "the deathless man," a vagabond who claimed to be immortal. As Natalia struggles to understand why her grandfather, a deeply rational man would go on such a farfetched journey, she stumbles across a clue that leads her to the extraordinary story of the tiger's wife.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Téa Obreht
ISBN: 9780385343831 0385343833 9780679604365 0679604367
OCLC Number: 722935450
Description: 337 p
Responsibility: Téa Obreht.

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Remembering childhood stories her grandfather once told her, young physician Natalia becomes convinced that he spent his last days searching for "the deathless man," a vagabond who claimed to be immortal. As Natalia struggles to understand why her grandfather, a deeply rational man would go on such a farfetched journey, she stumbles across a clue that leads her to the extraordinary story of the tiger's wife.

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