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Gould's Book of Fish

Gould's Book of Fish

Author: Richard Flanagan
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Once upon a time that was called 1828, before all fishes in the sea and all living things on the land were destroyed, there was a man named William Buelow Gould, a white convict who fell in love with a black woman and discovered too late that to love is not safe. Silly Billy Gould, invader of Australia, liar, murderer & forger, condemned to the most feared penal colony in the British Empire and there ordered to paint a book of fish. Once upon a time, there were miracles...

Author description

Richard Flanagan was born in Longford, Tasmania, in 1961. His books include Death of a River Guide, The Sound of One Hand Clapping, Gould's Book of Fish, The Unknown Terrorist and Wanting. He directed a feature film version of The Sound of One Hand Clapping. His journalism appears in various publications, including the New Yorker, Le Monde, S ddeutsche Zeitung, and la Repubblica. The Narrow Road to the Deep North won the 2014 Man Booker Prize and the 2014 Indie Book of the Year Award.

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General Fields

  • : 9780857989215
  • : Random House Australia
  • : Vintage (Australia)
  • : April 2015
  • : 19.70 cmmm X 13.40 cmmm X 3.30 cmmm
  • : Australia
  • : June 2015
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Richard Flanagan
  • : 480
  • : 823
  • : en
  • : 615
  • : Paperback