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Palimpsest : a memoir

Author: Gore Vidal
Publisher: London : Abacus, 1996, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a memoir of the first 40 years of Gore Vidal's life, ranging back and forth across a rich history. He describes his difficult family, talented friends and interesting enemies with a cast that  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Gore Vidal
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gore Vidal
ISBN: 0349108005 9780349108001
OCLC Number: 60304374
Notes: Originally published: London: André Deutsch, 1995.
Description: 435 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Gore Vidal.

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An engrossing and beguiling read. Admirably candid, refreshingly indiscreet, intelligent and full of wit, it is also startlingly original...And unequivocal triumph. William Boyd, DAILY TELEGRAPH Read more...

 
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