Beatrice and Virgil : a novel /

When Henry receives a letter from an elderly taxidermist, it poses a puzzle that he cannot resist. As he is pulled further into the world of this strange and calculating man, Henry becomes increasingly involved with the lives of a donkey and a howler monkey--named Beatrice and Virgil--and the epic j...

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Main Author: Martel, Yann.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Spiegel & Grau, 2010.
Edition: 1st ed.
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