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Until I Find You - 1st edition

£9.99

Product description

1st print with full number line on copyright page. Pages are slightly yellowed and lower page edges are tanned. Very slight edge wear to jacket, also slight fading to a patch of the front cover. Overall still a good+ copy, with tight binding and clean crisp pages. Until I Find You is the story of the actor Jack Burns. His mother, Alice, is a Toronto tattoo artist. His father, William, is an Edinburgh organist who is addicted to being tattooed. When Jack is four, he travels with Alice to several North Sea ports - Copenhagen, Stockholm, Oslo, Helsinki, and Amsterdam, in search of his father, who is missing. But Alice is a mystery, and William can't be found. Even Jack's memories are subject to doubt. Jack Burns goes to schools in Canada and New England, but what shapes him are his relationships with older women. Mr Irving renders Jack's life as an actor in Hollywood with the same richness of detail and range of emotions he uses to describe the tattoo parlours in those North Sea ports and the reverberating music Jack heard as a child in European churches.

Item details

Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1st edition, 1st print, 2005
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0747579903
ISBN-13:
9780747579908
Publisher:
Bloomsbury

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1st print with full number line on copyright page. Pages are slightly yellowed and lower page edges are tanned. Very slight edge wear to jacket, also slight fading to a patch of the front cover. Overall still a good+ copy, with tight binding and clean crisp pages. Until I Find You is the story of the actor Jack Burns. His mother, Alice, is a Toronto tattoo artist. His father, William, is an Edinburgh organist who is addicted to being tattooed. When Jack is four, he travels with Alice to several North Sea ports - Copenhagen, Stockholm, Oslo, Helsinki, and Amsterdam, in search of his father, who is missing. But Alice is a mystery, and William can't be found. Even Jack's memories are subject to doubt. Jack Burns goes to schools in Canada and New England, but what shapes him are his relationships with older women. Mr Irving renders Jack's life as an actor in Hollywood with the same richness of detail and range of emotions he uses to describe the tattoo parlours in those North Sea ports and the reverberating music Jack heard as a child in European churches.

Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1st edition, 1st print, 2005
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0747579903
ISBN-13:
9780747579908
Publisher:
Bloomsbury

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