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C L Hawley

Literary criticism, history, theology, philosophy, classics, history of art and architecture, Yorkshire, Lancashire and also some children's books especially foreign language Ladybird books.

Slipstream - signed copy


Hardback. 493pp. Signed, first edition, with complete number line. Signed by Elizabeth Jane Howard to the title page. Memoir of the novelist dealing with her life and work including her marriages to naturalist Peter Scott (and her relationship with their daughter Nicola), and writer Kinglsey Amis, (whose son fellow novelist Martin Amis credits her with influencing his work), affairs with Arthur Koestler and Robert Aickman, friendships with Cecil Day Lewis, his wife Jill Balcon and family, etc. Indexed. Two selections of black and white plates. Very clean bright and neat. Not price clipped