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white Merc with fins

J. M. Hawes

white Merc with fins

by J. M. Hawes

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Published by Vintage in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 1996.

StatementJames Hawes.
The Physical Object
Pagination281p. ;
Number of Pages281
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18202824M
ISBN 100099591510

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Described by The Daily Telegraph as 'a poet of despair', and, since the publication of Speak for England (), his fifth novel, consecrated by The Guardian as satirist laureate, he has been compared with everyone from Tom Sharpe to Evelyn Waugh.

His debut, A White Merc With Fins ( Place Of Birth: London, England.