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ISBN: 0007291353 / ISBN-13: 9780007291359

The Essence of the Thing

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  • The Essence of the Thing (Fourth Estate Ltd) – Mass-market paperback (2008)
    by Madeleine St.John

    The Essence of the Thing

    Mass-market paperback, Fourth Estate Ltd
    2008
    240 pages

    ISBN: 0007291353
    ISBN-13: 9780007291359

    An exciting new talent, shortlisted for the 1997 Booker Prize, hailed as 'a triumph' by The Times, and a poignant observer of human hearts, foibles and follies. "There isn't a false note in the book, nothing but ravishing grace, wit and tender feelings.' Mail on Sunday Nicola's problems began when she is finally told by her partner, Jonathan, 'that we should part...'. She nips out to the off-licence to buy cigarettes and returns to find a stranger in her living room. The stranger looks like Jonathan, talks like Jonathan, ... Show more

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