The Swan Thieves

By: Kostova, Elizabeth

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564 pp. 8vo. Signed by author on the title page. Complete number line, tight and unread. Gift quality. Protected with an archival Brodart cover. By the author of "The Historian."

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Psychiatrist Andrew Marlow, devoted to his profession and the painting hobby he loves, has a solitary but ordered life. When renowned painter Robert Oliver attacks a canvas in the National Gallery of Art and becomes his patient, Marlow finds that order destroyed. Desperate to understand the secret that torments the genius, he embarks on a journey that leads him into the lives of the women closest to Oliver and a tragedy at the heart of French Impressionism.
Kostova's masterful new novel travels from American cities to the coast of Normandy, from the late 19th century to the late 20th, from young love to last love. THE SWAN THIEVES is a story of obsession, history's losses, and the power of art to preserve human hope.

Title: The Swan Thieves

Author Name: Kostova, Elizabeth

Categories: Fiction,

Edition: First

Publisher: New York, Little, Brown and Co.: 2010

ISBN Number: 0316065781

ISBN Number 13: 9780316065788

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: As New

Jacket Condition: as new Jacket

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 000729

Keywords: Collectible - Like New; Signed; First Edition; Dust Jacket - Like New,