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The Oxford Book of Friendship

Author: D J Enright; David H Rawlinson
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1991.
Series: Oxford paperbacks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An anthology exploring all aspects of friendship from biblical times to today. The book is divided into 12 sections, beginning with thoughts on the nature of the phenomenon, and how to keep friends  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Literary collections
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Oxford book of friendship.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1991
(OCoLC)654167357
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: D J Enright; David H Rawlinson
ISBN: 0192141902 9780192141903 019282967X 9780192829672
OCLC Number: 21670872
Description: 364 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: The nature of friendship --
Dos and don'ts --
Among men --
Among women --
Between men and women --
Youth and age --
Strangers, enemies, friends --
Assorted affinities --
Animals --
Fears, failures, and false friends --
Absence and loss --
Friendly gestures.
Series Title: Oxford paperbacks.
Other Titles: Book of Friendship
Responsibility: Chosen and Edited by D.J. Enright and David Rawlinson.
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'meant as entertainment, in my view an admirable function, and this collection on friendship performs it rather well' John Mortimer, Sunday Times 'One of the delights of these books is being Read more...

 
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