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The brideshead generation : Evelyn Waugh and his friends

Author: Humphrey Carpenter
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Examines the role of the writer in society and literary influences, questioning attitudes toward religion, politics, and sexuality, and comes to some disturbing conclusions about Waugh, the artist and Waugh the man.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Carpenter, Humphrey.
Brideshead generation.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1990
(OCoLC)681471275
Named Person: Evelyn Waugh; Evelyn Waugh
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Humphrey Carpenter
ISBN: 0395441420 9780395441428 0395597692 9780395597699
OCLC Number: 20130604
Notes: "A Peter Davison book."
Description: ix, 523 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Humphrey Carpenter.

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Examines the role of the writer in society and literary influences, questioning attitudes toward religion, politics, and sexuality, and comes to some disturbing conclusions about Waugh, the artist and Waugh the man.

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