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The Camberwell Beauty and Other Stories
Pritchett, V S
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Thirlwell Angela (ed) - The Folio Anthology of Autobiography - ( Item 115115 )

Published in London by Folio Society. 1994. First Thus. Very Good+ Hardback. Page edge corners creased on a few pages. Tea splash to page edges. No inscriptions or bookplates. Very Good+ slipcase. Some marks to panels of slipcase. Bound in full light blue cloth, striped with green-blue, with a design in silver by Malcolm Harvey Young; light blue endpapers. 28 pages of lithographic plates reproducing photographs and paintings, nearly all being portraits of authors represented in the text. "Autobiography is an immense subject. Nearly all the two hunred and seventy-five authors included wrote their autobiographies by deliberate intention. Their contributions bear witness to the rich resources of autobiography as an art form.I have included some lyric poems, not technically 'autobiographies', which simply demand to be here by the urgency of their autobiographical content.aims to whet your appetite to read more autobiographies and to deepen your enjoyment of this much-loved but underrated literary form.Reading autobiographies.can sustain a sense of communication with other people's lives which knows no barriers. Links can be forged wih people we could never physically meet, compassion can blossom and death itself overcome." A vast sampling of autobiographical sentences, paragraphs, essays, and poems by saints, sinners, philosophers, poets, politicians, novelists, etc.etc.

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