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Possession

Possession

Author: A. S. Byatt
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Possessionis an exhilarating novel of wit and romance, at once a literary detective novel and a triumphant love story. It is the tale of a pair of young scholars investigating the lives of two Victorian poets.Following a trail of letters, journals and poems they uncover a web of passion, deceit and tragedy, and their quest becomes a battle against time.
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Winner of the Booker Prize

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A. S. Byatt is internationally acclaimed as a novelist, short story writer and critic. Educated at York and Newnham College, Cambridge, she taught at the Central School of Art and Design, and was Senior lecturer in English at University College, London, before becoming a full-time writer in 1983. She was appointed CBE in 1990 and DBE in 1999. Her most recent novel is A Whistling Woman, the conclusion of the famous 'Frederica' quartet.

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General Fields

  • : 9780099503927
  • : penguin random house
  • : Arrow
  • : April 2009
  • : 210mm X 129mm X 30mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 823.914
  • : English
  • : 212
  • : Paperback
  • : A. S. Byatt
  • : Modern fiction
  • : 528