The Piano TunerLarge Print - 2003
In 1886 a shy, middle-aged piano tuner named Edgar Drake receives an unusual commission from the British War Office: to travel to the remote jungles of northeast Burma and there repair a rare piano belonging to an eccentric army surgeon who has proven mysteriously indispensable to the imperial design. From this irresistible beginning, The Piano Tuner" "launches its protagonist into a world of seductive loveliness and nightmarish intrigue. And as he follows Drake' s journey, Mason dazzles readers with his erudition, moves them with his vibrantly rendered characters, and enmeshes them in the unbreakable spell of his storytelling.
Publisher: Waterville, ME : Thorndike Press, 2003, c2002
Edition: LARGE PRINT ED
Characteristics: 560 p. (large print) : map ; 22 cm