First Impressions

July 26, 2002

This week's competition, in which you have to identify a book from its opening sentence, is from a book with a Swift title that features a quixotic behemoth from New Orleans:

"A Green hunting cap squeezed the top of the fleshy balloon of a head."

The winner receives a £25 Blackwell's voucher and the closing date is July 30.

Entries, including postal address, should be sent to

First Impressions
The THES
Admiral House, 66-68 East Smithfield
London E1W 1BX

faxed to 020 7782 3300
or emailed to theschat@thes.co.uk

The winner of last week's competition, who correctly identified The Lost World by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, is Mary Dawson of Nottingham Trent University.



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