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The Island of the Colorblind by  Oliver Sacks - First Edition  - 1997  - from Neil Williams, Bookseller and Biblio.com

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The Island of the Colorblind

by Sacks, Oliver

Condition: 298 pp.


New York : KNOPF , 1997 . First Edition . 298 pp. . 8VO . The ever-curious Sacks turns his attention to a South Pacific island whose population is completely colourblind. Illustrated in black and white with 3 maps.

John Irving published his first novel at the age of twenty-six. He has received awards from the Rockefeller Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Guggenheim Foundation; he has won an O. Henry Award, a National Book Award, and an Academy Award. Mr. Irving lives with his family in Toronto and Vermont.




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