Oscar and Lucinda

Oscar and Lucinda
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Publisher : Faber & Faber
Total Pages : 545
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ISBN-10 : 9780571267132
ISBN-13 : 0571267130
Rating : 4/5 (32 Downloads)

Book Synopsis Oscar and Lucinda by : Peter Carey

Download or read book Oscar and Lucinda written by Peter Carey and published by Faber & Faber. This book was released on 2010-12-22 with total page 545 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Peter Carey's novel of the undeclared love between clergyman Oscar Hopkins and the heiress Lucinda Leplastrier is both a moving and beautiful love story and a historical tour de force set in Victorian times. Made for each other, the two are gamblers - one obsessive, the other compulsive - incapable of winning at the game of love.Oscar and Lucinda is now available as a Faber Modern Classics edition.


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