A NoveleBook - 1995
In a European city, the curator of a greenhouse who spent World War II struggling to preserve his exotic plants, sees peace threaten his world. The owners want to sell, he himself is being wooed to work in Asia and a gypsy he saved from a mob to engage in homosexual activities turns glass-breaker. By the author of Ghosts of Manila.
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1995
Edition: 1st American ed
Characteristics: 250 p. ; 23 cm