The English Patient
by Michael Ondaatje
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Publisher: Vintage Canada
Paperback, Like New, clean, tight, unmarked. (Near Fine), no spine or cover creases, slight handling, remainder mark. () Haunting and harrowing, as beautiful as it is disturbing, The English Patient tells the story of the entanglement of four damaged lives in an Italian monastery as World War II ends. The exhausted nurse, Hana; the maimed thief, Caravaggio; the wary sapper, Kip: each is haunted by the riddle of the English patient, the nameless, burn victim who lies in an upstairs room and whose.