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The intimate journals of Logan Mountstuart--author, spy, and man of the world--chronicle his eight-five years of life, from his boyhood in Montevideo, Uruguay, to his education at Oxford and the publication of his first book, to his wartime exploits as an agent for Naval Intelligence, to his career as an art dealer, to his serene retirement in France. Reader's Guide available. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.

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William Boyd’s masterful new novel tells, in a series of intimate journals, the story of Logan Mountstuart—writer, lover, art dealer, spy—as he makes his often precarious way through the twentieth century.

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Synopsis:

William Boyd’s masterful new novel tells, in a series of intimate journals, the story of Logan Mountstuart—writer, lover, art dealer, spy—as he makes his often precarious way through the twentieth century.

About the Author

William Boyd was born in Accra, Ghana, and attended University in Nice, Glasgow, and Oxford. He is the author of seven novels and eleven screenplays, and has been the recipient of several awards, including the Whitbread Award for Best First Novel, the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize, the James Tait Black Memorial Prize and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Fiction. Boyd lives with his wife in London and southwest France.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307424853
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Subject:
Fiction : Literary
Author:
William Boyd
Author:
Boyd, William
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
British
Subject:
Art dealers
Subject:
Biographers
Subject:
Novelists
Subject:
Spy stories
Subject:
Montstuart, Logan
Subject:
Suspense fiction
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20040106
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
512

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Fiction and Poetry » Literature » A to Z
Fiction and Poetry » Popular Fiction » Suspense
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Product details 512 pages Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group - English 9780307424853 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , William Boyd’s masterful new novel tells, in a series of intimate journals, the story of Logan Mountstuart—writer, lover, art dealer, spy—as he makes his often precarious way through the twentieth century.

From the Trade Paperback edition.

"Synopsis" by , William Boyd’s masterful new novel tells, in a series of intimate journals, the story of Logan Mountstuart—writer, lover, art dealer, spy—as he makes his often precarious way through the twentieth century.
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