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The Incomparable Atuk

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The Incomparable Atuk

by Mordecai Richler

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1971. 178 pp. A tour de force of hilarity and black humour about Atuk, an Eskimo poet who was discovered by the Twentyman Fur Company and transported to civilization. Soft cover has some fading to spine, a bit of scuffing and a wee crease to bottom front corner. No former owner' s name. Introduction by Malcolm Ross. Text is lovely, clean and unmarked.. Third Impression. Mass Market Paperback. Good.

Synopsis

Mordecai Richler was born in Montreal in 1931. The author of ten successful novels, numerous screenplays, and several books of non-fiction, his novel, Barney's Version, was an acclaimed bestseller and the winner of The Giller Prize, the Stephen Leacock Award for Humour, the QSpell Award, and the Commonwealth Writers Prize for Best Novel in the Caribbean and Canada region. Richler also won two Governor General’s Awards and was shortlisted twice for the Booker Prize. Mordecai Richler died in Montreal in July 2001. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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Bookseller
Ghost River Books CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
102281
Title
The Incomparable Atuk
Author
Mordecai Richler
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - Good
Edition
Third Impression
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
McClelland & Stewart
Place of Publication
Toronto
Date published
1971
Keywords
NEW CANADIAN LIBRARY NO. 79

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