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To the river : a journey beneath the surface

Author: Olivia Laing
Publisher: Edinburgh : Canongate Books, 2017. ©2011
Series: Canons (Canongate Books Ltd.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An odyssey along the banks of the River Ouse, from source to sea; a profound and haunting reflection on history and landscape by one of the most important writers of modern non-fiction

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Olivia Laing; Virginia Woolf; Olivia Laing; Virginia Woolf
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Olivia Laing
ISBN: 9781786891587 1786891581
OCLC Number: 1004518401
Notes: First published: Edinburgh : Canongate Books Ltd, 2011.
Awards: Short-listed for Ondaatje Prize (UK).
Description: 1 volume : illustrations (black and white), maps, portraits ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Canons (Canongate Books Ltd.)
Responsibility: Olivia Laing.

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A beautifully written, elegant and subtle debut * * Financial Times * * A gentle, wise and riddling book -- ROBERT MACFARLANE Magical . . . By turns lyrical, melancholic and exultant, To the River Read more...

 
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