King Leary : A Novel. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: QUARRINGTON, Paul

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QUARRINGTON, Paul. King Leary : A novel. Toronto: Doubleday Canada Ltd., 1987. First Printing. Pp. (6),[1]-232,(2). 8vo, red cloth with gilt titles tospine. Quarrington's (b. July 22, 1953; d. January 21, 2010) masterful fou rth novel, of a forgotten proto-Gretzky coming to grips with old age. "HereQuarrington has created yet another unforgettable character -- King [Perci val] Leary, the King of the Ice -- in these funny, irreverent, and nostalgic reminiscences of a life in and out of hockey." -from the dustjacket. Winner of the 1988 Stephen Leacock Award (best humourous Canadian writing). A fine copy in unclipped dustjacket. 30.00

Title: King Leary : A Novel. First Edition in dustjacket.

Author Name: QUARRINGTON, Paul

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Doubleday, Toronto, 1987, ISBN:0385251386:

Seller ID: 34307

Keywords: LITERATURE CANADA HOCKEY HUMOUR SPORTS CANADIAN LITERARY FICTION,