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The Spirit Cabinet

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The Spirit Cabinet

by Quarrington, Paul

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
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ISBN 10
0679309853
ISBN 13
9780679309857
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Random House, 1999-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Canadian first edition, first printing. Published by Random House in 1999. Virtually no wear to the jacket! ! Jacket is NOT price clipped. Covers are clean and bright. Edges are sharp. Just a touch of bumping to the spine ends. The book itself is in Near Fine condition with no scratches or bumps. The binding is straight and tight. NO remainder mark.We're happy to provide pictures of any and all books for you, please just ask!

Synopsis

The author of ten novels, Paul Quarrington was also a musician (most recently in the band Porkbelly Futures), an award-winning screenwriter and filmmaker, and an acclaimed non-fiction writer. Paul Quarrington's novel, Galveston , was nominated for the Scotiabank Giller Prize; King Leary won the CBC's 2008 Canada Reads competition and the Stephen Leacock Memorial Medal; and Whale Music was awarded the Governor General's Literary Award for Fiction. Recently, Porkbelly Futures' self-titled second CD has been released to widespread acclaim, and Paul Quarrington's short film adaptation of The Ravine , entitled Pavane , was featured in the Moving Stories Short Film Festival. Paul Quarrington's non-fiction writing includes books on some of his favourite pastimes, such as fishing, hockey, and music. A regular contributor of book reviews, travel columns, and journalism to Canada's national newspapers and magazines, he also taught writing at Humber College and the University of Toronto. Paul Quarringon passed away in January 2010.

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Details

Bookseller
The Book Scouts US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
sku520001230
Title
The Spirit Cabinet
Author
Quarrington, Paul
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0679309853
ISBN 13
9780679309857
Publisher
Random House
Place of Publication
Toronto
Date published
1999-01-01

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