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A man of parts : a novel

Author: David Lodge
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A MAN OF CONTRADICTIONS. Charting his unpromising start as a draper's assistant to his rapid rise to fame as a writer with a prophetic imagination, his immersion in socialist politics and his belief  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: H G Wells; H G Wells
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Lodge
ISBN: 9780099556084 0099556081
OCLC Number: 755071524
Notes: Originally published: London: Harvill Secker, 2011.
Description: 565 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by David Lodge.

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"This is his best book in years: sprawling, funny, touching, a near-perfect fusion of story and scholarship" * Mail on Sunday * "Excellent... scrupulous and scholarly... It bounds along terrifically" Read more...

 
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