The Convalescent by Jessica Anthony

The Convalescent by Jessica Anthony

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The debut novel from the first winner of the McSweeney's Amanda Davis Highwire Fiction award.

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The Convalescent is the story of a small, bearded man selling meat out of a bus parked next to a stream in suburban Virginia ...and also, somehow, the story of 10,000 years of Hungarian history. Jessica Anthony, the inaugural winner of the Amanda Davis Highwire Fiction Award, makes an unforgettable debut with an unforgettable hero: Rovar kos Pfliegman - unlikely bandit, unloved lover, and historian of the unimportant.

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SKU GOR005884494
Title The Convalescent
Author By (author) Jessica Anthony
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher McSweeney's Publishing
Year Published 2009
Number of Pages 243
ISBN 10 193478110X
ISBN 13 9781934781104
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Description

Details

The Convalescent is the story of a small, bearded man selling meat out of a bus parked next to a stream in suburban Virginia ...and also, somehow, the story of 10,000 years of Hungarian history. Jessica Anthony, the inaugural winner of the Amanda Davis Highwire Fiction Award, makes an unforgettable debut with an unforgettable hero: Rovar kos Pfliegman - unlikely bandit, unloved lover, and historian of the unimportant.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR005884494
Title The Convalescent
Author By (author) Jessica Anthony
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher McSweeney's Publishing
Year Published 2009
Number of Pages 243
ISBN 10 193478110X
ISBN 13 9781934781104
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.