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Oscar and Lucinda

Author: Peter Carey
Publisher: St. Lucia, Qld. : University of Queensland Press, 1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This novel tells the story of Oscar Hopkins, an Oxford seminarian with a passion for gambling and Lucinda Leplastrier, a Sydney heiress with a fascination for glass. The year is 1865. When they meet  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Carey
ISBN: 0702221163 9780702221163 0702221724 9780702221729 0702229784 9780702229787 0702227609 9780702227608 0571148123 9780571148127
OCLC Number: 220321377
Awards: Winner of Booker Prize for Fiction 1988
Short-listed for Best of the Booker 2008
Description: 511 pages ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Oscar & Lucinda.
Responsibility: Peter Carey.

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