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The Resource A blink of the screen : collected shorter fiction, Terry Pratchett

A blink of the screen : collected shorter fiction, Terry Pratchett

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A blink of the screen : collected shorter fiction
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A blink of the screen
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collected shorter fiction
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Terry Pratchett
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eng
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A collection of short fiction from Terry Pratchett, spanning the whole of his writing career from schooldays to Discworld and the present day. In the four decades since his first book appeared in print, Terry Pratchett has become one of the world's best-selling and best-loved authors. Here for the first time are his short stories and other short-form fiction collected into one volume. A Blink of the Screen charts the course of Pratchett's long writing career: from his schooldays through to his first writing job on the Bucks Free Press, and the origins of his debut novel, The Carpet People; and on again to the dizzy mastery of the phenomenally successful Discworld series. Here are characters both familiar and yet to be discovered; abandoned worlds and others still expanding; adventure, chickens, death, disco and, actually, some quite disturbing ideas about Christmas, all of it shot through with Terry's inimitable brand of humour. With an introduction by Booker Prize-winning author A.S. Byatt, illustrations by the late Josh Kirby and drawings by the author himself, this is a book to treasure
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A blink of the screen : collected shorter fiction, Terry Pratchett
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Unabridged.
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9780804193597
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A blink of the screen : collected shorter fiction, Terry Pratchett
Link
http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=C43898CB-8934-412F-87F1-4B8FFB4B8D67
Publication
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unknown
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unknown
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
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unknown
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spoken word
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spw
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rdacontent
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9ocm03688316
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file ())
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unknown
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online
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not applicable
Isbn
9780804193597
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not applicable
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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c
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c43898cb-8934-412f-87f1-4b8ffb4b8d67
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other
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