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The legend of Pradeep Mathew : a novel, Shehan Karunatilaka

Label
The legend of Pradeep Mathew : a novel
Title
The legend of Pradeep Mathew
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Shehan Karunatilaka
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Aging sportswriter W.G. Karunasena's liver is shot. As his health fades, he embarks on a frantic search for missing cricketer Pradeep Mathew, whose virtuosic bowling was once legendary. En route he discovers a six-fingered coach, a Tamil Tiger warlord, and unsettling truths about his country and its beloved sport."--Page 4 of cover
Member of
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Commonwealth Book Prize, 2012.
  • Commonwealth Book Prize: Asia, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10078864
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Karunatilaka, Shehan
Dewey number
823/.92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9440.9.K378
LC item number
C45 2011
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mathew, Pradeep Sivanathan
  • Mathew, Pradeep Sivanathan
  • Cricket players
  • Sportswriters
  • Cricket players
  • Sportswriters
  • Sri Lanka
Label
The legend of Pradeep Mathew : a novel, Shehan Karunatilaka
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published by Jonathan Cape, a division of Random House Group Ltd, London, as Chinaman"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
First innings -- Second innings -- Close of play -- Follow on -- Last over
Control code
ocn759175063
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
397 pages
Isbn
9781555976118
Lccn
2012931911
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)759175063
Label
The legend of Pradeep Mathew : a novel, Shehan Karunatilaka
Publication
Note
"First published by Jonathan Cape, a division of Random House Group Ltd, London, as Chinaman"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
First innings -- Second innings -- Close of play -- Follow on -- Last over
Control code
ocn759175063
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
397 pages
Isbn
9781555976118
Lccn
2012931911
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)759175063

Library Locations

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