The Magic Toyshop download free [PDF and Ebook] by Angela Carter

The Magic Toyshop download free [PDF and Ebook] by Angela Carter year 1981
  • Book name: The Magic Toyshop
  • Author: Angela Carter
  • Release date: 1981/1/11
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Fiction
  • ISBN: 9780860681908
  • Rating: 8.55 of 10
  • Votes: 679
  • Review by: Alfred Parkinson
  • Review rating: 7.21 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/18
  • Total pages: 208
  • Includes a PDF summary of 20 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: This crazy world whirled around her, men and women dwarfed by toys and puppets, where even the birds are mechanical and the few human figures went masked... She was in the night once again, and the doll was herself.'Melanie walks in the midnight garden, wearing her mother's wedding dress; naked she climbs the apple tree in the black of the moon. Omens of disaster, swiftly following, transport Melanie from rural comfort to London, to the Magic Toyshop.To the red-haired, dancing Finn, the gentle Francie, dumb Aunt Margaret and Uncle Phillip. Francie plays curious night music, Finn kisses fifteen-year-old Melanie in the mysterious ruins of the pleasure gardens. Brooding over all is Uncle Philip: Uncle Philip, with blank eyes the colour of wet newspaper, making puppets the size of men, and clockwork roses. He loves his magic puppets, but hates the love of man for woman, boy for girl, brother for sister...
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 10H41M19S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Contemporary Fiction
  • Available formats: WORD, DOC, XPS, PPTX, PRC, EPUB, TXT, PDF. Compressed in 7-ZIP, ZIP, RPM, BZ, ACE, RAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 8.09 USD
  • Dimensions: 169x199x14mm
  • Weight: 134g
  • Printed by: Virago Press Ltd
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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