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An experiment in love

Author: Hilary Mantel
Publisher: New York : Picador, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Picador edView all editions and formats
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A girl's climb up the social ladder in 1960s England. She is Carmel McBain from Lancashire, whose low-class mother pumps her with ambition. The novel follows Carmel through a convent school to university, describing her ups and downs integrating in her new milieu, and the price she pays for it. By the author of A Place of Greater Safety.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Bildungsromans
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hilary Mantel
ISBN: 9780312426873 0312426879
OCLC Number: 148725652
Notes: Originally published in Great Britain by Viking; originally published in the U.S.: New York : H. Holt and Co., 1996.
Description: 250 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Hilary Mantel.

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A girl's climb up the social ladder in 1960s England. She is Carmel McBain from Lancashire, whose low-class mother pumps her with ambition. The novel follows Carmel through a convent school to university, describing her ups and downs integrating in her new milieu, and the price she pays for it. By the author of A Place of Greater Safety.

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