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Title: LIFE BEFORE MAN
By: Margaret Atwood
Format: Electronic book text

List price: £8.99


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ISBN 10: 1446496848
ISBN 13: 9781446496848
Publisher: VINTAGE PUBLISHING
Pub. date: 1 May, 2012
Pages: 320
Description: Elizabeth, with her controlled sensuality and suppressed rage, has just lost her latest lover to suicide. Nate, her gentle, indecisive husband, is planning to leave her for Lesje, a perennial innocent who prefers dinosaurs to men.
Synopsis: Life Before Man explores the lives of three people imprisoned by walls of their own construction and in thrall to the tragicomedy we call love. Elizabeth, with her controlled sensuality and suppressed rage, has just lost her latest lover to suicide. Nate, her gentle, indecisive husband, is planning to leave her for Lesje, a perennial innocent who prefers dinosaurs to men. Hanging over them all is the ghost of Elizabeth's dead lover, and the dizzying threat of three lives careening inevitably towards the same climax.
Publication: UK
Imprint: Vintage Digital
Returns: Non-returnable
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