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How to Leave a Country

How to Leave a Country

January 1992
Trade Paperback · 180 Pages
$11.95 U.S. · $14.50 CAN
ISBN 9780918273963
Coffee House Press


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A PEN/Nelson Algren award winner, this intensely absorbing first novel of an artist told by his lover questions accepted notions of love, reality, and imagination. "A portrait of the artist as a young man in our times. Highly recommended."—Library Journal "Engaging and innovative."—Publishers Weekly