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V.S. Naipaul : the authorized biography

Author: Patrick French
Publisher: London : Picador, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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Researched with the full co-operation of its Nobel Prize-winning subject, this is the first major biography of one of our greatest writers

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: V S Naipaul; V S Naipaul
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick French
ISBN: 9780330433501 0330433504
OCLC Number: 502289669
Awards: Short-listed for BBC Four Samuel Johnson Prize 2008 (UK)
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: by Patrick French.

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