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Título: The Dead School
Editorial: Picador, London
Año de publicación: 1995
Encuadernación: Hard Cover
Condición del libro: Fine
Condición de la sobrecubierta: Fine
Edición: First Edition
A true UK first edition / first printing, with the full numberline 135798642 on the copyright page. A very nice copy of this brilliant novel, by the famous Irish author of 'The Butcher Boy' and 'Breakfast on Pluto'. Price clipped. Two 5mm closed nicks on the bottom edge of the jacket. A few tiny foxing speckles on the edge of the text block. Very monor faults on an otherwise lovely book. No inscriptions or ex-library plates. We protect all our books with a removable plastic cover, and send them with care. N° de ref. de la librería 000375
Sinopsis: The simultaneous narratives of schoolteacher, Malachy Dudgeon and headmaster, Raphael Bell, tell how the loss of a loved one each destroyed their lives. Bell's tale, for example, runs from him being a model pupil and respected schoolmaster, to how he came to run "The Dead School".
Biografía del autor: Patrick McCabe was born in Clones, County Monaghan, Ireland in 1955. He is the author of the children?s story The Adventures of Shay Mouse, and the novels Music on Clinton Street, Carn, The Butcher Boy (winner of the Irish Times/Aer Lingus Literature Prize and shortlisted for the 1992 Booker Prize), The Dead School , Breakfast on Pluto (shortlisted for the 1998 Booker Prize), Mondo Desperando, Emerald Germs of Ireland and Call Me The Breeze. He lives in Sligo with his wife and two daughters.
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