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Author: Penelope Fitzgerald
Publisher: London : Collins, 1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of a houseboat community set in 1960s Battersea. Living between land and water, they feel as if they belong to neither. This book won the Booker Prize in 1979.

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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Penelope Fitzgerald
ISBN: 0002216140 9780002216142 0006542565 9780006542568
OCLC Number: 5753271
Awards: Winner of Booker Prize for Fiction 1979.
Description: 141 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Penelope Fitzgerald.
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'An astonishing book. Hardly more than 50,000 words, it is written with a manic economy that makes it seem even shorter, and with a tamped-down force that continually explodes in a series of exactly Read more...

 
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