From a View to a Death

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Little, Brown, 1968 - Eccentrics and eccentricities - 213 pages
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A social comedy about an ambitious young artist on the make among some eccentric English country gentry.

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Review: From A View To A Death

User Review  - Cera - Goodreads

A country house drama a la Angela Thirkell, except not at all like Thirkell because most of the characters are so deeply troubled. I really read the accident that focuses the ending as being deliberate, but I haven't found anyone who agrees with me, so... Read full review

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User Review  - Gary Lee - Goodreads

The more of Powell's work that I read, the more he solidifies himself as a wonderfully, forgotten (in the US, that is) master of Literature. And the more I notice how both Powell's and Waugh's literary trajectory strangely mirror one another. Read full review


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