A registry of my passage upon the Earth : stories

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Published 2020
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Summary:

From the Nile's depths to the highest reaches of the atmosphere, from volcano-racked islands to an asylum on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro, 'A Registry of My Passage Upon the Earth' is a collection of interlaced tales of men and women as they face the mysteries and magic of the world. From the author of 'The Piano Tuner', which has over one million copies in print, and 'The Winter Soldier'.

ISBN:
9780316477635
Edition:
First edition.
Description:
231 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents:
Death of the pugilist, or The famous battle of Jacob Burke & Blindman McGraw
The ecstasy of Alfred Russel Wallace
For the union dead
The second doctor service
The miraculous discovery of Psammetichus I
On growing ferns and other plants in glass cases, in the midst of the smoke of London
The line agent Pascal
On the cause of winds and waves, &c
A registry of my passage upon the Earth.
LCCN:
2019951033
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