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The Eyre Affair - Thursday Next Book 1 (Paperback)
  • The Eyre Affair - Thursday Next Book 1 (Paperback)

The Eyre Affair - Thursday Next Book 1 (Paperback)

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Paperback Published: 19/07/2001
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There is another 1985, somewhere in the could-have-been, where the Crimean war still rages, dodos are regenerated in home-cloning kits and everyone is deeply disappointed by the ending of 'Jane Eyre'. In this world there are no jet-liners or computers, but there are policemen who can travel across time, a Welsh republic, a great interest in all things literary - and a woman called Thursday Next. In this utterly original and wonderfully funny first novel, Fforde has created a fiesty, loveable heroine and a plot of such richness and ingenuity that it will take your breath away.

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
ISBN: 9780340733561

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