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Moab is my washpot : an autobiography

Author: Stephen Fry
Publisher: New York : Soho Press, 2000, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Fry has already given readers a taste of his tumultuous adolescence in his autobiographical first novel, The Liar, and now he reveals the equally tumultuous life that inspired it. Sent to boarding school at the age of seven, he survived beatings, misery, love affairs, carnal violation, expulsion, attempted suicide, criminal conviction, and imprisonment to emerge, at the age of eighteen, ready to start over in a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: Stephen Fry; Stephen Fry
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Fry
ISBN: 9781569472026 1569472025
OCLC Number: 43296549
Notes: Originally published: New York : Random House, 1999.
Description: 366 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Stephen Fry.

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Fry has already given readers a taste of his tumultuous adolescence in his autobiographical first novel, The Liar, and now he reveals the equally tumultuous life that inspired it. Sent to boarding school at the age of seven, he survived beatings, misery, love affairs, carnal violation, expulsion, attempted suicide, criminal conviction, and imprisonment to emerge, at the age of eighteen, ready to start over in a world in which he had always felt a stranger.

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