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Lord of the flies : a novel

Author: William Golding; Edmund L Epstein
Publisher: New York : Capricorn Books, 1959, ©1954.
Series: Putnam Capricorn book, Cap 14.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A group of boys, ages 6 to 12, survives a plane crash and becomes stranded on a deserted island. Ralph, Piggy and the others attempt to govern themselves, a task at which they fail disastrously. Two leaders--one civilized, one depraved--epitomize the forces of good against evil.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Biography, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Golding; Edmund L Epstein
ISBN: 0399501487 9780399501487
OCLC Number: 1661277
Description: 192 pages : portrait ; 19 cm.
Series Title: Putnam Capricorn book, Cap 14.
Responsibility: by William Golding ; with a biographical and critical note by E.L. Epstein.

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A group of boys, ages 6 to 12, survives a plane crash and becomes stranded on a deserted island. Ralph, Piggy and the others attempt to govern themselves, a task at which they fail disastrously. Two leaders--one civilized, one depraved--epitomize the forces of good against evil.

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