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Possession : a romance

Author: A S Byatt
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 2001 Modern Library edView all editions and formats
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The novel traces a pair of young academics{u2014}Roland Michell and Maud Bailey{u2014}as they uncover a clandestine love affair between two long-dead Victorian poets. Interwoven in a mesmerizing pastiche are love letters and fairytales, extracts from biographies and scholarly accounts, creating a sensuous and utterly delightful novel of ideas and passions.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Romance fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: A S Byatt
ISBN: 0679642382 9780679642381
OCLC Number: 46729405
Description: xv, 605 pages ; 19 cm
Responsibility: A.S. Byatt ; introduction by the author.
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The novel traces a pair of young academics{u2014}Roland Michell and Maud Bailey{u2014}as they uncover a clandestine love affair between two long-dead Victorian poets. Interwoven in a mesmerizing pastiche are love letters and fairytales, extracts from biographies and scholarly accounts, creating a sensuous and utterly delightful novel of ideas and passions.

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