The Finishing School

deMuriel Spark

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17 avril 2016|
The Finishing School de Muriel Spark
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''One of her funniest novels . . . Spark at her sharpest, her purest and her most merciful'' ALI SMITH

In The Finishing School Muriel Spark is once again at her biting, satirical best. On the edge of Lake Geneva in Switzerland, a struggling would-be novelist and his wife run a finishing school of questionable reputation to keep the funds flowing. When a seventeen-year-old student''s writing career begins to showgreat promise, tensions run high.

A keen portrait of devouring regret, psychological unravelling and the glittering promise of youth, The Finishing School is the perfect natural partner to Muriel Spark''s most famous novel The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie.

Muriel Spark, DBE, C.Litt., was born in Edinburgh in 1918 and educated in Scotland. A poet and novelist, she is most well known for The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie. She also wrote children''s books, radio plays, the comedy Doctors of Philosophy and biographies of nineteenth-century literary figures, including Mary Shelley and Emily Bront...
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Titre :The Finishing School
Format :Couverture souple
Dimensions de l'article :128 pages, 7.8 X 5.08 X 0.28 po
Dimensions à l'expédition :128 pages, 7.8 X 5.08 X 0.28 po
Publié le :17 avril 2016
Publié par :Canongate Books
Langue :anglais
Convient aux âges :Tous les âges
ISBN - 13 :9781782117575

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