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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Random House Inc
Publication date October 1, 1991
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780394588322
ISBN-10 0394588320
Dimensions 2.50 by 6.75 by 9.50 in.
Weight 3 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $30.00
§As reported by publisher
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
This novel of the CIA centers on Hugh Tremont Montague, a CIA patrician with a core of madness
Amazon.com description: Product Description: "The most daring, ambitious and by far the best written of the several very long, daring and ambitious books Norman Mailer has so far produced....Unlike just about every American writer since Henry James, Mailer has managed to grow and become richer in wisdom with each new book....There can no longer be any doubt that he possesses the largest mind and imagination at work in American literature today."
CHICAGO TRIBUNE
Narrated by Harry Hubbard, a second-generation CIA man, HARLOT'S GHOST looks into the depths of the American soul and the soul of Hugh Tremont Montague, code name Harlot, a CIA man obsessed. And Harry is about to discover how far the madness will go and what it means to the Agency and the country....
A Main Selection of the Book-of-the-Month Club


From the Trade Paperback edition.

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Hardcover
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The price comparison is for this edition
from Random House Inc (October 1, 1991); titled "Harlot's Ghost"
9780394588322 | details & prices | 6.75 × 9.50 × 2.50 in. | 3.95 lbs | List price $30.00
About: This novel of the CIA centers on Hugh Tremont Montague, a CIA patrician with a core of madness
from Random House Inc (October 1, 1991); titled "Harlot's Ghost"
9780394589152 | details & prices | List price $200.00
About: This novel of the CIA centers on Hugh Tremont Montague, a CIA patrician with a core of madness
Paperback
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Reprint edition from Random House Inc (January 2, 2007); titled "Harlot's Ghost"
9780345379658 | details & prices | 1200 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.75 in. | 1.80 lbs | List price $18.00
About: This novel of the CIA centers on Hugh Tremont Montague, a CIA patrician with a core of madness
With Cominda Academy (other contributor) | from Ballantine Books (March 1, 1992); titled "Harlot's Ghost"
9780345377555 | details & prices | 4.25 × 6.75 × 1.75 in. | 1.05 lbs | List price $6.99
This edition also contains Creative Writing Scrapbook: Junior Storybaker 1. Grades 2-4
CD/Spoken Word
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With Norman Mailer | Unabridged edition from Brilliance Audio (September 13, 2016); titled "Harlot's Ghost"
9781522636939 | details & prices | 5.00 × 5.50 × 0.75 in. | List price $29.99
With Norman Mailer | Mp3 una edition from Brilliance Audio (September 13, 2016); titled "Harlot's Ghost"
9781522636946 | details & prices | List price $19.99
Cassette/Spoken Word
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Abridged edition from Random House (July 1, 1991); titled "Harlots Ghost"
9780394589435 | details & prices | 4.25 × 7.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $16.00
About: Explores the relationship between Hugh Tremont Montague, a CIA operative code named 'Harlot,' and Harry Hubbard, whose father was the founder of the CIA and who is in love with Montague's wife.

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