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In eighteen essays, Ms. Allen explores the lives and work of some of the last century's most brilliant and eccentric literary talents. Ms. Allen's appraisals, which combine extensive biographical information with new critical insights, richly illustrate the tenuous and often bizarre links between character and talent, between historical circumstances and individual vision. A New York Times Notable Book of the Year.

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In eighteen enlightening essays, the critic Brooke Allen explores the lives and work of some of the last century's most brilliant and eccentric literary talents.

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9781566635974
Author:
Allen, Brooke
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Ivan R. Dee Publisher
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Non-Classifiable
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General
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English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
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Literary Criticism : General
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20040631
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TRADE PAPER
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English
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256
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837x550

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