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The Gate of Angels (Flamingo) By Penelope Fitzgerald

The Gate of Angels (Flamingo)
by Penelope Fitzgerald

Shortlisted for the Booker Prize. It is 1912, and at Cambridge University the modern age is knocking at the gate.
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Shortlisted for the Booker Prize. It is 1912, and at Cambridge University the modern age is knocking at the gate. Fred Fairly, a Junior Fellow at the college of St Angelicus, where for centuries no female, not even a pussy cat, has been allowed to set foot, lectures in physics. Science, he is certain, will explain everything. Until into Fred's orderly life come Daisy. Fred is smitten. Why have I met her? he wonders. How can I tell if she's quite what she seems? Fred is a scientist. To him the truth should be everything. But even scientists make mistakes.

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Sku
GOR001251784
Title
The Gate of Angels (Flamingo)
Author
Condition
Very Good
Binding type
Paperback
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers
Year published
Number of pages
176
ISBN 10
000654360X
ISBN 13
9780006543602
Prizes
N/A
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