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A dance to the music of time

Author: Anthony Powell
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Movement 2. The rumble of distant events in Germany and Spain presages the storm of WWII. In England, even as the whirl of marriages and adulteries, fashions and frivolities, personal triumphs and failures gathers speed, men and women find themselves on the brink of fateful choices.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Autobiographical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Powell, Anthony, 1905-2000.
Dance to the music of time.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1995
(OCoLC)796369137
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Powell
ISBN: 0226677141 9780226677149 0226677168 9780226677163 0226677176 9780226677170 0226677192 9780226677194
OCLC Number: 31708619
Description: 4 volumes : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: 1st movement. A question of upbringing ; A buyer's market ; The acceptance world --
2nd movement. At Lady Molly's ; Casanova's Chinese restaurant ; The kindly ones --
3rd movement. The valley of bones ; The soldier's art ; The military philosophers --
4th movement. Books do furnish a room ; Temporary kings ; Hearing secret harmonies.
Responsibility: by Anthony Powell.
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This is the second volume of an epic which encompasses a four-volume panorama of 20th-century London.  Read more...

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