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Author: Carmen Callil; Colm Tóibín
Publisher: Philadelphia : Running Press/Robinson, 2011.
Series: A brief guide to
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Pbk. edView all editions and formats
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The authors reveal their pick for the best American and English novels published since 1950, including the works by such authors as Jane Smiley, Patric White, Anne Tyler, Anthony Powell, Cormac McCarthy and Don DeLillo.
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Genre/Form: Bibliography
Book reviews
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carmen Callil; Colm Tóibín
ISBN: 9780762442768 076244276X
OCLC Number: 701015396
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 293 p. ; 20 cm.
Contents: Autobiographies and memoirs --
Literary biographies --
Poetry --
Autobiographies and memoirs by novelists chosen in this book --
Literary biographies of novelists chosen in this book --
Literary prizewinners.
Series Title: A brief guide to
Other Titles: 200 best novels in English since 1950
Responsibility: Carmen Callil and Colm Tóibín.

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