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Little, big

Author: John Crowley
Publisher: New York : Perennial, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Perennial edView all editions and formats
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"John Crowley's masterful Little, Big is the epic story of Smoky Barnable, an anonymous young man who travels by foot from the City to a place called Edgewood - not found on any map - to marry Daily Alice Drinkawater, as was prophesied. It is the story of four generations of a singular family, living in a house that is many houses on the magical border of an otherworld. It is a story of fantastic love and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fantasy
Fantasy fiction
Love stories
Romance fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Crowley
ISBN: 0060937939 9780060937935 9780061120053 0061120057
OCLC Number: 47989971
Description: 538 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: John Crowley.
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"John Crowley's masterful Little, Big is the epic story of Smoky Barnable, an anonymous young man who travels by foot from the City to a place called Edgewood - not found on any map - to marry Daily Alice Drinkawater, as was prophesied. It is the story of four generations of a singular family, living in a house that is many houses on the magical border of an otherworld. It is a story of fantastic love and heartrending loss; of impossible things and unshakable destinies; and of the great Tale that envelops us all. It is a wonder."--Publisher's description.

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