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Oscar & Lucinda

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Oscar Hopkins, the Cornish son of a Plymouth Bretheren minster who becomes an Anglican priest, and Lucinda Leplastrier, a young Australian heiress who buys a glass factory. They meet on the ship over to Australia, and discover that they are both gamblers, one obsessive, the other compulsive. Lucinda bets Oscar that he cannot transport a glass church from Sydney to a remote settlement at Bellingen, some 400 km up the New South Wales coast. This bet changes both their lives forever.

Item details

Author(s):
Carey, Peter
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
196 x 130
Edition:
1989
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0702221724
ISBN-13:
9780702221729
Number of pages:
511
Publisher:
University of Queensland Press

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Oscar Hopkins, the Cornish son of a Plymouth Bretheren minster who becomes an Anglican priest, and Lucinda Leplastrier, a young Australian heiress who buys a glass factory. They meet on the ship over to Australia, and discover that they are both gamblers, one obsessive, the other compulsive. Lucinda bets Oscar that he cannot transport a glass church from Sydney to a remote settlement at Bellingen, some 400 km up the New South Wales coast. This bet changes both their lives forever.

Author(s):
Carey, Peter
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
196 x 130
Edition:
1989
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0702221724
ISBN-13:
9780702221729
Number of pages:
511
Publisher:
University of Queensland Press

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