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The Fat Man in History

(1974)
(Exotic Pleasures)
A collection of stories by

 
The first collection of short stories published by Peter Carey, whose other books include "Bliss", "Illywhacker" and "Oscar and Lucinda", which was awarded the 1988 Booker Prize. The stories, set in an ominous near-future that has a feel of contemporary life, are by turn bizarre and funny.

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Hardback Editions

October 1980 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Fat Man in History
Author(s): Peter Carey
ISBN: 0-571-11619-1 / 978-0-571-11619-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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August 1980 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Fat Man in History, and other stories
Author(s): Peter Carey
ISBN: 0-394-51072-0 / 978-0-394-51072-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House
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Paperback Editions

1990 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Fat Man in History
Author(s): Peter Carey
ISBN: 0-571-14438-1 / 978-0-571-14438-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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October 1998 : Australia Paperback
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Title: The Fat Man in History
Author(s): Peter Stafford Carey
ISBN: 0-7022-3020-0 / 978-0-7022-3020-2 (Australia edition)
Publisher: University of Queensland Pr (Australia)
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February 1995 : Australia Paperback
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Title: The Fat Man in History
Author(s): Peter Carey
ISBN: 0-7022-2799-4 / 978-0-7022-2799-8 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Univ of Queensland Pr
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January 1993 : USA Paperback
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Title: Fat Man in History
Author(s): Peter Carey
ISBN: 0-679-74332-4 / 978-0-679-74332-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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January 1990 : Australia Paperback
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Title: Exotic pleasures (UQP fiction)
Author(s): Peter Carey
ISBN: 0-7022-2322-0 / 978-0-7022-2322-8 (Australia edition)
Publisher: University of Queensland Press
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1974 : Australia Paperback
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Title: The fat man in history: Short stories
Author(s): Peter Carey
ISBN: 0-7022-0900-7 / 978-0-7022-0900-0 (Australia edition)
Publisher: distributed by Prentice-Hall International
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October 1981 : UK Paperback
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Title: Exotic Pleasures (Picador Books)
Author(s): Peter Carey
ISBN: 0-330-26550-4 / 978-0-330-26550-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Picador
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Kindle Editions

March 2015 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Fat Man in History
Author(s): Peter Carey
Publisher: Vintage Canada
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December 2010 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: Fat Man in History (Vintage International)
Author(s): Peter Carey
Publisher: Vintage
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