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The death of the heart

Author: Elizabeth Bowen
Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, 2000, ©1966.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Anchor Books editionView all editions and formats
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As she deftly and delicately exposes the cruelty that lurks behind the polished surfaces of conventional society, Bowen offers the piercing story of innocence betrayed at a 1930s British seaside resort. "One of the finest, one of the deepest ... of contemporary English novels."--"Saturday Review."
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Genre/Form: Love stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Bowen
ISBN: 0385720173 9780385720175
OCLC Number: 44506725
Description: 418 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: The world --
The flesh --
The devil.
Responsibility: by Elizabeth Bowen.

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As she deftly and delicately exposes the cruelty that lurks behind the polished surfaces of conventional society, Bowen offers the piercing story of innocence betrayed at a 1930s British seaside resort. "One of the finest, one of the deepest ... of contemporary English novels."--"Saturday Review."

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