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The satanic verses

Author: Salman Rushdie
Publisher: London : Viking, 1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Gibreel Farishta, India's legendary movie star, and Saladin Chamcha, the man of a thousand voices, fall earthward from a bombed jet toward the sea, singing rival verses in an eternal wrestling match between good and evil.

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Genre/Form: Didactic fiction
English fiction
Goatskin bindings (Binding)
Uncorrected proofs (Printing)
Bookplates (Provenance)
Fictional Works
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Salman Rushdie
ISBN: 0670825379 9780670825370 0670827045 9780670827046 0670827150 9780670827152 0670817570 9780670817573 9780312270827 0312270828 0963270702 9780963270702 6708175703 9786708175707
OCLC Number: 18326352
Notes: LC copy has dust jacket.
Source: Copyright deposit, Nov. 17, 1988.
Awards: Man Booker Prize, 1988, shortlist
Description: 546 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The angel Gibreel --
Mahound --
Ellowen Deeowen --
Ayesha --
A city visible but unseen --
Return to Jahilia --
The angel Azraeel --
The parting of the Arabian Sea --
A wonderful lamp.
Responsibility: Salman Rushdie.
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When a Jumbo jet blows apart above the English Channel, Gabreel and Saladin miraculously survive and are washed up on a beach. However, it appears that curious changes have come over them and that  Read more...


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