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Writing home

Author: Alan Bennett
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Writing Home brings together the Diaries for 1980-1990 for the first time, together with his thoughts on many literary figures, including John Osborne, W.H. Auden and Philip Larkin. At the heart of Writing Home is Bennett's story 'The Lady in the van,' the true account of Miss Mary Shepherd, a homeless tramp who took up residence in his garden and stayed for fifteen years."--jacket flap.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Briefsammlung 1980-1990
Named Person: Alan Bennett; Alan Bennett; Alan Bennett; Alan Bennett
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Bennett
ISBN: 0571173888 9780571173884
OCLC Number: 31376371
Notes: Includes index.
Awards: Winner of British Book Awards Bowater Book of the Year 1994.
Winner of British Book Award 1994.
Description: xiv, 417 pages, [32] pages of plates ; 24 cm
Contents: Includes 'The lady in the van'.
Responsibility: Alan Bennett.

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This is a collection of diaries, recollections and book reviews - including several old favourites, such as "The Lady in the Ban" and various "LRB" diaries - which work as a whole to create a  Read more...

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