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literary achievement of Rebecca West

Harold Orel

literary achievement of Rebecca West

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Published by Macmillan in Basingstoke .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • West, Rebecca, -- Dame, -- 1892- -- Criticism and interpretation.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p225-227. -Includes index.

    StatementHarold Orel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6045.E8Z/
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 235p. ;
    Number of Pages235
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20198140M
    ISBN 100333236726

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Download High-Resolution Cover. Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google++. Bibliographic Information Bibliographic Information. One of the foremost expository prose writers of the twentieth century, Rebecca West has had a varied literary career spanning more than a half-century.

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This book is a major achievement." —Rebecca West, University of Chicago " the book's combination of specificity and wide-ranging speculation should make it welcome reading for a much broader audience.

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