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Docherty (Paperback) (William McIlvanney)

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'His face made a fist at the world. The twined remnant of umbilicus projected vulnerably. Hands, feet and ******. He had come equipped for the job.'

Newborn Conn Docherty, raw as a fresh wound, lies between his parents in their tenement room, with no birthright but a life's labour in the pits of his small town. But the world is changing, and, lying next to him, Conn's father Tam has decided that his son's life will be different from his own.

Gritty, dark and tender, McIlvanney's Docherty is a modern classic.

Number of Pages: 359
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Series Title: The Canons
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Pgw
Author: William McIlvanney
Language: English
Street Date: April 1, 2017
TCIN: 51877770
UPC: 9781782119616
Item Number (DPCI): 248-36-3970
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