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A NEW YORK WINTER’S TALE

Book cover ofA New York Winters Tale
  • Author: Mark HELPRIN
  • Publisher: Picador
  • Published: 2014
  • Description: Softback, Near Fine
  • Dust Jacket Condition: No dustjacket
  • Edition: Re-issue
  • ISBN-13: 9781447247555
  • Ref: 13241
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A UK B format (130 x 198 mm) paperback with a 2 to 9 number sequence indicating a second printing of this film tie-in edition.  The book was first published in 1983 as A Winter’s Tale.   Some tanning to pages.  Covers showing some signs of storage wear.  Appears unread.

SYNOPSIS:  “One night in New York, a city under siege by snow, Peter Lake attempts to rob a fortress-like mansion on the Upper West Side.  Though he thinks it is empty, the daughter of the house is home.

Thus begins the affair between this Irish burglar and Beverly Penn, a young girl dying of consumption.  It is a love so powerful that Peter will be driven to stop time and bring back the dead.”

Packed weight 640gms.  IN STOCK FOR IMMEDIATE DESPATCH