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Prancing novelist

Brigid Brophy

Prancing novelist

a defence of fiction in the form of a critical biography in praise of Ronald Firbank.

by Brigid Brophy

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Published by Macmillan in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Firbank, Ronald, 1886-1926,
  • Novelists, English -- 20th century -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [571]-577.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6011.I7 Z65
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 592 p.
    Number of Pages592
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5496847M
    ISBN 100333137795
    LC Control Number73330802

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