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A fraction of the whole- First Edition

£16.99

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A fraction of the whole- First Edition

"Martin Dean spent his entire life analyzing absolutely everything - from the benefits of suicide to the virtues of strip clubs - and passing on his self-taught knowledge to his son, Jasper. But now that his father's dead, Jasper can fully reflect on the man who raised him in intellectual captivity, and the irony is this: theirs was a great adventure.As he recollects the extraordinary events that led to his father's demise, Jasper recounts a boyhood of outrageous schemes and shocking discoveries - about his infamous criminal uncle, his mysteriously absent mother, and Martin's constant battle to leave his mark on the world. From the Australian bush to the cafes of Paris; from the highs of first love to the lows of failed ambition, this is an unforgettable, rollicking and deeply moving family story."

This copy is in as new condition. The pages are slightly faded but clean and unmarked.

Item details

Condition:
As new
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
024114390X
ISBN-13:
9780241143902
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Hamish Hamilton

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A fraction of the whole- First Edition

"Martin Dean spent his entire life analyzing absolutely everything - from the benefits of suicide to the virtues of strip clubs - and passing on his self-taught knowledge to his son, Jasper. But now that his father's dead, Jasper can fully reflect on the man who raised him in intellectual captivity, and the irony is this: theirs was a great adventure.As he recollects the extraordinary events that led to his father's demise, Jasper recounts a boyhood of outrageous schemes and shocking discoveries - about his infamous criminal uncle, his mysteriously absent mother, and Martin's constant battle to leave his mark on the world. From the Australian bush to the cafes of Paris; from the highs of first love to the lows of failed ambition, this is an unforgettable, rollicking and deeply moving family story."

This copy is in as new condition. The pages are slightly faded but clean and unmarked.

Condition:
As new
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
024114390X
ISBN-13:
9780241143902
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Hamish Hamilton

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