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Reading my father : a memoir

Author: Alexandra Styron
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Scribner hardcover edView all editions and formats
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In "Reading My Father," William Styron's youngest child explores the life of a fascinating and difficult man whose own memoir, "Darkness Visible," so searingly chronicled his battle with major depression.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Alexandra Styron; William Styron; Alexandra Styron; William Styron; Alexandra Styron; William Styron; William Styron; Alexandra Styron; William Styron
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexandra Styron
ISBN: 9781416591795 1416591796 9781416591818 1416591818 9781416595069 1416595066
OCLC Number: 500815230
Description: 285 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Alexandra Styron.

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Alexandra Styron's Reading My Father, is a moving and illuminating portrait of a great twentieth century novelist and a deeply troubled man.  Read more...

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"Ardent, sophisticated and entirely winning... Her touch throughout this memoir is quite fine and very sure. As tough as she is on her father, she sees clearly the better man he could sometimes be... Read more...

 
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