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The lonely city : adventures in the art of being alone

Author: Olivia Laing
Publisher: Edinburgh : Canongate Books, 2017. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A dazzling investigation into loneliness, art and the modern city - 'A fierce and essential work' Helen Macdonald.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Olivia Laing
ISBN: 9781782111252 1782111255
OCLC Number: 976424928
Notes: "First published in Great Britain in 2016 by Canongate Books Ltd ... "--Opposite of title page.
Awards: Short-listed for Gordon Burn Prize 2016 (UK)
Description: 1 volume : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Olivia Laing.

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