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Realia

by Aitken, Will

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  • Hardcover
  • first
Condition
Near Fine Plus/Fine
ISBN 10
0679310401
ISBN 13
9780679310402
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About This Item

Toronto: Random House Canada, 2000. New and unread; top of spine lightly bumped; dust jacket with short crease on front flap. Review copy with publisher's press release laid in. A novel by Canadian author. 259 pages.. First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover in Dust Jacket. Near Fine Plus/Fine.

Synopsis

Will Aitken was born in Indiana and came to Canada to attend McGill University in 1972. Since then he has made Montreal his home, and co-founded the city's first gay and lesbian bookstore, Librairie L'Androgyne, in 1974. He has worked as a writer and broadcaster for the CBC, the BBC, and National Public Radio in the U.S., and as a journalist for The Globe and Mail and the National Post , among other publications. He also teaches cinema and has published two previous novels, Terre Haute (1989) and A Visit Home (1993).

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Bookseller
Purpora Books CA (CA)
Bookseller's Inventory #
5107
Title
Realia
Author
Aitken, Will
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Near Fine Plus
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN 10
0679310401
ISBN 13
9780679310402
Publisher
Random House Canada
Place of Publication
Toronto
Date Published
2000

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About Purpora Books

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