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Moth smoke

Author: Mohsin Hamid
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A portrait of contemporary Pakistan featuring an adulterous romance between two ultra-rich jet setters. He is a banker and she is the wife of his best friend, and she is escaping the constraints of marriage and motherhood by prowling the city as a journalist.
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Genre/Form: Romance fiction
Fiction
Adventure fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mohsin Hamid
ISBN: 0374213542 9780374213541 0312273231 9780312273231
OCLC Number: 42397410
Description: 244 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: One --
Judgment (before intermission) --
Two --
Opening the purple box: an interview with professor Julius Superb --
Three --
The big man --
Four --
What lovely weather we're having (or the importance of air-conditioning) --
Five --
The wife and mother (part one) --
Six --
The best friend --
Seven --
Judgment (after intermission) --
Eight --
The wife and mother (part two) --
Nine.
Responsibility: Mohsin Hamid.

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A portrait of contemporary Pakistan featuring an adulterous romance between two ultra-rich jet setters. He is a banker and she is the wife of his best friend, and she is escaping the constraints of marriage and motherhood by prowling the city as a journalist.

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