Mantissa (Back Bay Books) by John Fowles buy used Used & Rare price $6.91 new from$17.47 shop with confidence SPECIAL SHIPPING CONSIDERATIONS FOR USED & RARE ITEMS. Please see the special considerations for shipping Used & Rare items, including extended delivery times, possible import duties & taxes. Delivered in 3-5 weeks Format: Softcover Publisher: Back Bay Books Condition: The following ISBNs are associated with this title: ISBN - 10:0316290270 ISBN - 13:9780316290272 Seller Comments: Minimal damage to cover and binding. Pages show light use. With pride from Motor City. All books guaranteed. Best Service, Best Prices. From the Publisher In Mantissa (1982), a novelist awakes in the hospital with amnesia -- and comes to believe that a beautiful female doctor is, in fact, his muse.