A story of an unwanted retarded child born of a brutal rape. He finally makes a home for himself in the hull of an abandoned ship trying to forget his mother. An ultimate reconciliation takes place. An unforgettable story of love. (248 Pgs.) Ex Lib. BOOK VVG/DJ VVG.AUTHOR: Yann Queffelec PUBLISHER: Macmillan Publishing ISBN: 0025994700 YEAR: 1987 FORMAT: Hardcover EDITION: First Ed.