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The portrait

Author: Iain Pears
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Journeying to a remote French island to sit for a portrait that is painted by his tormented artist friend, an influential London art critic recalls the early years of their friendship, and his own influence over aspiring artists.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pears, Iain.
Portrait.
New York : Riverhead Books, 2005
(OCoLC)607614169
Online version:
Pears, Iain.
Portrait.
New York : Riverhead Books, 2005
(OCoLC)607869344
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Iain Pears
ISBN: 1573222984 9781573222983
OCLC Number: 56355825
Description: 211 p. ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Iain Pears.
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Journeying to a remote French island to sit for a portrait that is painted by his tormented artist friend, an influential London art critic recalls the early years of their friendship, and his own influence over aspiring artists.

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The portrait , readable

by nancy13 (WorldCat user published 2010-12-10) Very Good Permalink

I do not know how to rate this book because I can't decide if I loved it or hated it! First you have to get past the way the "story" is told(one man rambling on about a hundred different things to a man that you never hear speak. i dont like the charactor in the book, but i think it is a good book.(<a...
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