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Athena

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Athena

By John Banville

Vintage, Paperback, 9780679736851, 240pp.

Publication Date: May 28, 1996

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From the internationally acclaimed author of The Book of Evidence and Ghosts comes a mesmerizing novel that is both a literary thriller and a love story as sumptuously perverse as Lolita. "A strange and dreamlike book . . . Banville has a breathtaking style."--Boston Globe.

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