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John Cowper Powys : A Life

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In this, Powys's first comprehensive biography, eminent scholar Morine Krissdottir delves into the life of the writer, from his childhood in Derbyshire through his celebrated lecture tours through England and the US; from his life's loves to his relationship with his own writing."show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 480 pages
  • 162.56 x 226.06 x 35.56mm | 680.39g
  • Overlook Press
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 16pp insert
  • 1585679178
  • 9781585679171
  • 494,712

About Judith S. Bond

Morine Krissdottir is the author of John Cowper Powys and the Magical Quest and editor of Petrushka and the Dancer: The Diaries of John Cowper Powys, 1929-1939 and The Dorset Year: The Diary of John Cowper Powys, June 1934-July 1935. She edited the first complete edition of Powys's masterpiece, Porius, available now from Duckworth. She lives in Dorset.show more

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