A Girl in Winter

A Girl in Winter

by Philip Larkin
     
 

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“A Girl in Winter is a beautifully constructed, funny and profoundly sad book.” –Andrew Motion
Philip Larkin's second novel was first published in 1947. This story of Katherine Lind and Robin Fennel, of winter and summer, of war and peace, of exile and holidays, is memorable for its compassionate precision and for the uncommon and unmistakable

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“A Girl in Winter is a beautifully constructed, funny and profoundly sad book.” –Andrew Motion
Philip Larkin's second novel was first published in 1947. This story of Katherine Lind and Robin Fennel, of winter and summer, of war and peace, of exile and holidays, is memorable for its compassionate precision and for the uncommon and unmistakable distinction of its writing.

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
This 1947 novel from the late Larkin, who was one of England's most distinguished poets, tells the story of a fateful winter day in the life of a European woman who has fled to England during WW II. (Dec.)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780879510398
Publisher:
Overlook Press, The
Publication date:
10/25/1976
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
20.00(w) x 20.00(h) x 20.00(d)

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