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Circles of deceit

Author: Nina Bawden
Publisher: London : Macmillan, 1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Circles of Deceit is narrated by a painter who specialises as a copyist, this is his story: 'bothered by bills and artistic conscience in about equal measure. . .susceptible to, bullied and badgered by women.' Major figures on the canvas are Clio, his child-bride; Helen, his first wife; his mother Maisie. They confound lies and the truth in a subtle weave, while the silent agony of the painter's son is a poignant  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bawden, Nina, 1925-
Circles of deceit.
London : Macmillan, 1987
(OCoLC)705785768
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nina Bawden
ISBN: 0333446844 9780333446843
OCLC Number: 15548819
Description: 189 pages
Responsibility: Nina Bawden.

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Reissued in the VIRAGO MODERN CLASSICS series, a novel about a painter who specialises in copying other's work. Troubled by his artistic conscience and the women in his life, he eventually draws a  Read more...

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