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Título: The Book of Fame
Editorial: Penguin Books (2000), Auckland
Año de publicación: 2000
Condición del libro: Near Fine
Condición de la sobrecubierta: No Dust Jacket
Edición: First Edition.
No signatures. Slight creasing to spine. ; First printing. 178 pages + advertisements. "In 1905 a motley group of young New Zealand rugby players set out by steamer on a journey to the other side of the world" - from blurb on rear wrapper. ; 8vo. N° de ref. de la librería 11990
Sinopsis: This novel is based on the 1905 New Zealand rugby tour of Britain, when the All Blacks achieved unheard of success in thirty-three of their matches, losing only one against Wales. In the country they call 'Home', these unassuming Kiwi men achieve massive public acclaim and become heroes.
Biografía del autor: Multi-award-winning novelist Lloyd Jones was born in 1955 in Lower Hutt in New Zealand and graduated from Victoria University. He has worked as a journalist and covered Papua New Guinea?s blockade of Bougainville during the 1990s, which formed the setting for his bestselling, Booker-Prize-shortlisted Mister Pip.
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