The magician's wife /
|Main Creator:||Moore, Brian, 1921-1999|
A novel on the 19th century French colonization of Algeria. In a bid to forestall a revolt, Napoleon III dispatches France's top magician, hoping an exhibition of his powers will impress rebellious sheiks with the superiority of European civilization. But the magician's wife--events are seen through her eyes--finds Arab civilization superior. By the author of The Statement.
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New York : Dutton, 1998 printing, c1997.
"A William Abrahams book."
Dust jacket available. See entry for [Miscellaneous dust jackets removed from 1A Collection items] in the NLI catalogue.
Physical description: 229 p. ; 23 cm.
0525944001 (acid-free paper)
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|1A 3549||Main Reading Room||Books|