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Island People

Island People( )
Author: Dowell, Coleman
Series title:American Literature (Dalkey Archive) Ser.
Publication Date:Jun 1996
Publisher:Dalkey Archive Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $12.95
Book Description:

A gay man flees the city for an island retreat,his sole companion his pet daschund and his sole,occupation keeping a journal and writing stories.,He invents a female alter ego named Beatrix, who,haunts him as does the ghost of a murderer who,occupied the house in the previous century, though,ultimately these hauntings are manifestations of,his own psychic disintegration. A mass murder near,the end of the novel brings the isolated narrator,into contact with his fellow islanders at last,...
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Detailed Subjects: Fiction / General
Fiction / Lgbt / Gay
Social Science / Sociology / General
Science / Earth Sciences / Geography
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.53 x 8.5 x 0.94 Inches
Book Weight:0.97 Pounds

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