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The Tale of Raw Head & Bloody Bones

Book cover ofRaw Head Bloody Bones HB
  • Author: Jack WOLF
  • Publisher: Chatto & Windus
  • Published: 2013
  • Description: Hardback, Near Fine
  • Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
  • Edition: First
  • ISBN-13: 9780701186876
  • Ref: 10551
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First UK edition hardback with a full 1 to 10 number sequence indicating a first printing. Minor bump to base of book spine.  Some light tanning to pages.  The dust jacket is complete and still shows the price.  Author’s debut novel.

SYNOPSIS:  “”The year is 1750. Tristan Hart, precociously talented student of medicine practising under the legendary Dr William Hunter. His obsession is the nature of pain and preventing it; the relationship between mind and matter and the existence of God. Tristan Hart, madman and deviant. His obsession is the nature of pain, and causing it. Troubled visionary, twisted genius, loving sadist. What is real and what imagined in Tristan Hart’s brutal, beautiful, complex world?”