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Possession

By: A.S. Byatt

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Vintage: October 1991

Seller ID: 679

ISBN: 0679735909

Condition: Used - Very Good


National Bestseller Winner of England's Booker Prize and the literary sensation of the year, Possession is an exhilarating novel of wit and romance, at once an intellectual mystery and triumphant love story. It is the tale of a pair of young scholars researching the lives of two Victorian poets. As they uncover their letters, journals, and poems, and track their movements from London to Yorkshire--from spiritualist seances to the fairy-haunted far west of Brittany--w... View more info

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Possession

By: A.S. Byatt

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Vintage: October 1991

Seller ID: 7525

ISBN: 0679735909

Condition: Used - Very Good


National Bestseller Winner of England's Booker Prize and the literary sensation of the year, Possession is an exhilarating novel of wit and romance, at once an intellectual mystery and triumphant love story. It is the tale of a pair of young scholars researching the lives of two Victorian poets. As they uncover their letters, journals, and poems, and track their movements from London to Yorkshire--from spiritualist seances to the fairy-haunted far west of Brittany--w... View more info

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Babel Tower

By: A.S. Byatt

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Vintage: July 1997

Seller ID: 80728

ISBN: 0679736808

Condition: Used - Very Good


At the heart of Babel Tower are two law cases, twin strands of the Establishment's web, that shape the story: a painful divorce and custody suit and the prosecution of an "obscene" book. Frederica, the independent young heroine, is involved in both. She startled her intellectual circle of friends by marrying a young country squire, whose violent streak has now been turned against her. Fleeing to London with their young son, she gets a teaching job in an art school, where... View more info

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The Game: A Novel

By: A.S. Byatt

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Vintage: November 1992

Seller ID: 84879

ISBN: 0679742565

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Imagining Characters: Six Conversations About Women Writers: Jane Austen, Charlotte Bronte, George Eliot, Willa Cather, Iris Murdoch, and Toni Morrison

By: A.S. Byatt, Ignes Sodre

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Vintage: November 1997

Seller ID: 84880

ISBN: 0679777539

Condition: Used - Very Good


In this innovative and wide-ranging book, Byatt and the psychoanalyst Ignes Sodre bring their different sensibilities to bear on six novels they have read and loved: Jane Austen's "Mansfield Park," Bronte's "Villette," George Elliot's "Daniel Deronda," Willa Cather's "The Professor's House," Iris Murdoch's "An Unofficial Rose," and Toni Morrison's "Beloved," The results are nothing less than an education in the ways literature grips its readers and, at times, transforms ... View more info