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Haroun and the sea of stories

Author: Salman Rushdie
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in an exotic Eastern landscape peopled by magicians and fantastic talking animals, [in this novel, the author] inhabits the same imaginative space as Gulliver's Travels, Alice in Wonderland, and The Wizard of Oz . In [the novel, he] sets out on an adventure to restore the poisoned source of the sea of stories. On the way, he encounters many foes, all intent on draining the sea of all its storytelling  Read more...
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Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Salman Rushdie
OCLC Number: 191855486
Notes: Originally published: New York : Granta Books in association with Penguin Books, 1991, ©1990.
"First published in Great Britain by Granta Books in association with Penguin Books Ltd 1990"--Title page verso.
Description: 1 audio disc : digital mono ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: The Shah of Blah --
The mail coach --
The dull lake --
An Iff and a Butt --
About guppees and chupwalas --
The spy's story --
Into the twilight strip --
Shadow warriors --
The dark ship --
Haroun's wish --
Princess Batcheat --
Was it the walrus?
Responsibility: Salman Rushdie.

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Set in an exotic Eastern landscape peopled by magicians and fantastic talking animals, [in this novel, the author] inhabits the same imaginative space as Gulliver's Travels, Alice in Wonderland, and The Wizard of Oz . In [the novel, he] sets out on an adventure to restore the poisoned source of the sea of stories. On the way, he encounters many foes, all intent on draining the sea of all its storytelling powers.-http://www.booksinprint.com.

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