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C by  Tom McCarthy - Hardcover - 2010-09-07 - from briansmonky (SKU: BX18-3659)

C

C by  Tom McCarthy - Hardcover - 2010-09-07 - from briansmonky (SKU: BX18-3659)
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C

by McCarthy, Tom

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  • hardcover
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ISBN 10
0307593339
ISBN 13
9780307593337
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Knopf, 2010-09-07. Hardcover. New. Carefully packaged and shipped within 24 hours! Most CDs and books have multiple editions; if you want a specific edition please ask via email.Book is in perfect condition and will be SHIPPED WITHIN 24 hours of receiving the order!

Synopsis

Tom McCarthy is a writer and conceptual artist. He was born in 1969 and lives in London. His book “C” has been shortlisted for the 2010 Man Booker Prize. C is a 1960s-style anti-novel that is built upon the early years of radio transmission. It is a historical fantasy, sometimes witty and sometimes mysterious and quirky. The central figure, Serge Carrefax, is born in 1898 on an estate named Versoie in southern England. His father, an eccentric inventor, oversees a school for deaf children; his mother, who is deaf and was once the father's pupil, manufactures silk. Serge and his older sister, Sophie, grow up surrounded by transmitters and insects; Serge gets the wireless bug, while Sophie develops an interest in natural history. Sophie begins to channel cryptic messages. With the First World War looming, things begin to change dramatically for Serge. McCarthy himself has described this novel in previous interviews as dealing with technology and mourning.  

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Bookseller
briansmonky US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
BX18-3659
Title
C
Author
McCarthy, Tom
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
New New
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0307593339
ISBN 13
9780307593337
Publisher
Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
2010-09-07

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BRIANSMONKY has been selling new and used books and music since 2004. Located in central Massachusetts, we happily ship items every business day. We do offer discounts on shipping for multiple items. Please drop us an email to get information about those rates. We greatly appreciate your business and hope to keep you as a future customer. (Pat & Brian)

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