Afternoon men: a novel

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Little, Brown, 1963 - Fiction - 221 pages
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I found this book at a used book store in Minneapolis. Anthony Powell is one of my favorite writers, so I bought it. I think it was one of his earlier books, published in 1931. Just finished it. I ... Read full review

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Contents

MONTAGE page
1
PERIHELION
78
PALINDROME
147
Copyright

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Afternoon Men - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Afternoon Men is the first published novel by the English writer Anthony Powell. In its characters and themes it anticipates some of the ground Powell would ...
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Anthony Powell Bibliography
Venusberg is the second of Powell's five pre-Dance novels and was published in 1932, one year after his debut novel, Afternoon Men. ...
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Afternoon Men (work by Powell) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
“Afternoon Men” (work by Powell) ... Thereafter he joined the London publishing house of Duckworth, which published his first novel, Afternoon Men (1931). ...
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Catalogue: Afternoon men / Anthony Powell
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Afternoon men / Anthony Powell. - New ed. - London : Heinemann, 1952. - 0434599018. Link to external resources:. Click on a line below to display details of ...
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Anthony Powell and His Critics
debt to Ronald Firbank is notable, Powell’s first novel, Afternoon Men, ... before Afternoon Men), Powell’s novel contains very little of the madcap ...
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Anthony Powell, 94, Chronicler of the Changing Fortunes of ...
It is telling that ''Afternoon Men'' (1931), which relates the story of a ... ''Afternoon Men'' was followed by ''Venusberg'' (1932), ''From a View...
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The beautiful and the damned | Review | guardian.co.uk Books
Harriet demands of Atwater in Powell's Afternoon Men (1931). "No," he bluntly assures her. A sense of futility consequently envelopes the social gatherings ...
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Anthony Powell (Afternoon Men), and Virginia Woolf (Mrs Dalloway). .... The choice of Powell’s Afternoon Men as another brand of ‘understated comedy’ ...
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The unauthorized Anthony Powell by Brooke Allen
As a young novelist, Anthony Powell had a stroke of bad luck: he happened to be just two years younger than Evelyn Waugh, so that his own Afternoon Men came ...
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