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RICHARDS, David Adams. The Lost Highway. (Toronto): Doubleday Canada, (2007). First Canadian Printing. Pp. (6),-393,(1). 8vo, black cloth spine with red paper covered boards, silver letting to spine. "For twenty years, Alex Chapman has been at war with his great-uncle James, popularly known as 'The Tyrant'. Disillusioned and ill-tempered, Alex believes James has destroyed his changes in life when things do not 'turn out' for him. He especiallyresents his great-uncle for ruining his hope for happiness with his one tr ue love, Minnie, who married another. Alex seems destined never to amount to anything more than an embittered dreamer, until the night he runs into the simple mechanic Burton Tucker. When burton says he just sold James Chapman the winning lottery ticket worth thirteen million dollars, Alex immediately knows that his uncle must never see the money. That moment is the beginning of an enthralling mystery and an emotionally shattering tale of a family's immense passion and venomous betrayals. An absorbing story, 'The Lost Highway' is also a deep and profound story of what happens to men and women when moral questions become matters of life and death." -from the dustjacket. Very good in crisp, unclipped dustjacket. 24.00
Title: Lost Highway. First Edition in dustjacket.
Publisher: Doubleday Canada, Toronto, 2007, ISBN:9780385664967:
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