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My Life As a Fake by  Peter Carey - First Edition - 2003 - from Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 (SKU: 0279251)

My Life As a Fake

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My Life As a Fake

by Carey, Peter

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  • hardcover
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Condition
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ISBN 10
0375414983
ISBN 13
9780375414985
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Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 2003. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. photographic endpapers, clean, no damage. No damage to the dust jacket. "Using as a springboard the Ern Malley hoax, Peter Carey wickedly and ruefully explores how the phantom poet taunts, haunts, and otherwise destroys his maker, pursuing Chubb from Melbourne to the seedy, sweaty, tropical chaos of Kuala Lumpur." statement on the publication data page 1st American Edition Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [10], 266, [12] pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; ISBN: 0375414983. ISBN/EAN: 9780375414985. Inventory No: 0279251. . 9780375414985

Synopsis

Peter Carey received the Booker Prize for Oscar and Lucinda , and again for True History of the Kelly Gang . His other honors include the Commonwealth Prize and the Miles Franklin Award. The author of seven previous novels and a collection of stories, he was born in Australia in 1943 and now lives in New York City. From the Hardcover edition.

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Bookseller
Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 AU (AU)
Bookseller Inventory #
0279251
Title
My Life As a Fake
Author
Carey, Peter
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good Condition
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0375414983
ISBN 13
9780375414985
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
2003
Keywords
BZDB2 novel, fake, poetry, Australia Literature & Literary; My Life As a Fake

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About Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

General secondhand dealers, with 3 cats.We have two shops, 38 Chapel Street Windsor, Victoria 03 9530 2222 ( open 7 days Midday 'til 5.30 PM)And the other at 668 Glen Huntly Road Caulfield South 61 3 9523 6686 ( Closed some Thursdays ) open 11:00 am - 5.00 pm-ish the other 6 days. We seem to specialize in non mainstream stuff but read and stock Science-fiction, fantasy, detective fiction, history, biography and true crime, war, natural history. cooking, children's books and try to avoid current text books.We probably have the largest collection of Science Fiction, Penguins and general crime in Victoria in an open shop ( David has 14 bookcases 900mm x 2200mm of sf and f) ( Penny has 8 bookcases 1200mm x 2400 of sf and f )On shelf each shop has 30,000 plus books

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