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The finishing school

Author: Muriel Spark
Publisher: London ; New York : Viking, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A couple runs a finishing school for young men and women while he also works on finishing his novel but he finds the task more difficult when a new student arrives who is writing his own novel.
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Genre/Form: Satire
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Spark, Muriel.
Finishing school.
London ; New York : Viking, 2004
(OCoLC)607076790
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Muriel Spark
ISBN: 0670911739 9780670911738
OCLC Number: 53821677
Description: 155 pages ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Muriel Spark.

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Passionately determined to write his novel whilst running College Sunrise, a finishing school for both sexes and mixed nationalities, Rowland Mahler is assisted by his wife, Nina Parker. This term  Read more...

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Praise from Great Britain for "The Finishing School "The most sharply original fictional imagination of our time . . . Starting her career as a poet, Spark in many ways remains one--not least in her Read more...

 
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