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"An exhilarating fable that divides the house of letters into theorists, scholars and practitioners; its hero, a small but 'perfectly formed' scholar, is writing the life of a writer who wrote the life of a writer who wrote, or maybe intended to write or not, about Galton, Linnaeus and Ibsen." The New York Times Book Review, Summer Reading 2001 selection

Product Details

ISBN:
9780375411144
Author:
Byatt, A. S.
Publisher:
Alfred A. Knopf
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Young men
Subject:
Psychological fiction
Subject:
Biography as a literary form
Subject:
Biographers
Subject:
Bildungsromans
Edition Number:
1st American ed.
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references.
Series Volume:
30
Publication Date:
2001
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
305 p.
Dimensions:
8.70x6.02x1.24 in. 1.14 lbs.

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Product details 305 p. pages Alfred A. Knopf - English 9780375411144 Reviews:
"Review" by , "An exhilarating fable that divides the house of letters into theorists, scholars and practitioners; its hero, a small but 'perfectly formed' scholar, is writing the life of a writer who wrote the life of a writer who wrote, or maybe intended to write or not, about Galton, Linnaeus and Ibsen."
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