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V.S. Pritchett

by Dean R. Baldwin

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Published by Twayne Publishers in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pritchett, V. S. 1900- -- Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesVS Pritchett.
    Statementby Dean R. Baldwin.
    SeriesTwayne"s English authors series ;, TEAS 445
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6031.R7 Z59 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination135 p. :
    Number of Pages135
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2732925M
    ISBN 100805769420
    LC Control Number86027121

      'V. S. Pritchett' Jan. 23, "What a price one pays for one's material," V. S. Pritchett wrote to his best friend and fellow author, Gerald Brenan, in the mid s. Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Baldwin, Dean R., V.S. Pritchett. Boston, Mass.: Twayne Publishers, ©

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    V. S. Pritchett A MAN OF LETTERS: Selected Essays 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover New York Random House Near Fine in a Very Good+ dust jacket. Scuffing to panels. Chip to front Rating: % positive. V.S. Pritchett Audio Books on The essays in Lasting Impressions have never before appeared in book form and together they make up, in the author's own words, a journey through different countries and different generations.


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