Kemal Kuray is lucky to escape with his life after his beloved F-16 hurtles to the ground in a test flight. Convalescence comes in the form of a comfortable monthly allowance and an opulent apartment in a mysterious neighborhood of Istanbul, inexplicably left to him by an acquaintance in the Air Force. But thereas a price to pay. His Edgar Allen Poe-obsessed benefactor sets him on a wild goose chase from the back streets of Istanbul to the broad avenues of Buenos Aires, and finally to Poeas grave in Baltimore. But what exactly is Kemal searching for? Missing persons, yes, but thereas moreaahe is looking for the embodiment of Poeas most famous poem, aAnnabel Leea, ato love and be loved.a... he said, a#39;Theya#39;re twice as valuable as the white ones, butif you lose money on a sale I can make up forit by supplying you with extras. ... We invited Shizoku to NewYork for Christmas of 1950. ... The melody pouring outof thatold instrument was a flameto kindle a new day. ... aWe walked toward Broadway, which was flowing like the Amazon, and I considered stretching out my hand for the forbidden fruit.
|Title||:||Many and Many a Year Ago|
|Publisher||:||Saqi - 2012-01-16|