Slow Man. J. M. Coetzee.
Slow Man
Slow Man
Slow Man

Slow Man

London: Secker & Warburg, 2005. First Edition. Hardcover. A Fine, virtually superior, copy of the first edition, first printing (a touch of pushing to the spine's bottom left corner) in a Fine dust jacket; Coetzee's novel about a man near retirement has an accident requiring the amputation of one of his legs. The arrival of a woman he hires to nurse him and who brings along her handsome teenage son provides him with good care -- but also results in his having complicated thoughts about her and the handsome lad. When the famous Australian novelist Elizabeth Costello one day arrives at his door, she brings a threat to take over his care and his heart. J. M. Coetzee won the 2003 Nobel Prize in Literature and "Slow Man" was longlisted for the Booker Prize. A Fine, virtually Superior, copy, Fine / fine. Item #2840

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