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The World of Suzie Wong: A Novel by Richard Mason - Paperback - from Discover Books (SKU: 3631782700)

The World of Suzie Wong: A Novel

The World of Suzie Wong: A Novel by Richard Mason - Paperback - from Discover Books (SKU: 3631782700)
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The World of Suzie Wong: A Novel

by Richard Mason

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  • Paperback
Condition
GOOD
ISBN 10
0143120425
ISBN 13
9780143120421
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Penguin Books. Paperback. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included.

Synopsis

Penguin Books reintroduces the timeless story of the love affair between a British artist and a Chinese prostitute. Robert is t he only resident of the Nam Kok hotel not renting his room by the hour when he meets Suzie at the bar. She becomes his muse and they fall in love. But even in Hong Kong, where many white expatriates have Chinese mistresses, their romance could jeopardize the things they each hold dear. Set in the mid-1950s, The World of Suzie Wong is a beautifully written time capsule of a novel. First published more than fifty years ago, it resonated with readers worldwide, inspiring a film starring William H olden, a ballet, and even a reggae song. Now readers can experience the romance of this groundbreaking story anew.

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Discover Books US (US)
Seller's Inventory #
3631782700
Title
The World of Suzie Wong: A Novel
Author
Richard Mason
Format/Binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - GOOD
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0143120425
ISBN 13
9780143120421
Publisher
Penguin Books
Place of Publication
New York
This edition first published
2012-01

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About Discover Books

Our company was launched based on the fundamental belief that used books have value and should never go to waste. Prior to our founding, many of our staff worked in the thrift industry where we saw millions of books being sent to landfills each year. With each discarded book, we thought of the imagination, magic, and knowledge lost forever to a garbage heap and we endeavored to find a better way.

We think books should achieve their greatest possible purpose: Whether purchased by another reader, donated to help a child acquire the lifelong skill of literacy, or recycled as a new product, it has a story to tell. We let stories live on.

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