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The Garish Day
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher William Morrow & Co
Publication date May 1, 1986
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780688061678
ISBN-10 0688061672
Availability§ Publisher Out of Business
Original list price $2.98
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Summary
Henry Hayes Middleton, a staunch product of a proper education, seeks his career in the Foreign Office and unconsciously conducts a spiritual search that is completed through a woman who would seem an unlikely influence
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Harry, born in 1940 in India, is secretly baptized a Catholic by his mother. He grows up a staunch English boy, with prep and public school moulding him as they moulded his father - Ambassador to the USA. But when Harry joins the Foreign Service he finds things ready for change.

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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780688061678 Book cover for 9780708983614
 
Large print edition from Ulverscroft Large Print Books (June 1, 1992)
9780708983614 | details & prices | List price $15.95
About: Harry, born in 1940 in India, is secretly baptized a Catholic by his mother.
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from William Morrow & Co (May 1, 1986)
9780688061678 | details & prices | List price $2.98
About: Henry Hayes Middleton, a staunch product of a proper education, seeks his career in the Foreign Office and unconsciously conducts a spiritual search that is completed through a woman who would seem an unlikely influence
Paperback
Book cover for 9780330333511
 
With Christopher Nicholson | from Macmillan Pub Ltd (September 1, 1994)
9780330333511 | details & prices | 5.00 × 7.75 × 1.00 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $12.99
This edition also contains Rock Lighthouses of Britain
About: Born to a diplomat father and a mystically inclined mother, Henry glides through public school, Oxford and the Foreign Office with the same ease and elegance that characterise his numerous love affairs and, at first, his marriage to flame-haired Flavia.

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