Agents and patients

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Heinemann, 1936 - Fiction - 218 pages
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User Review  - Laura - Goodreads

Ah, Powell, you're the best! This felt somewhat slight along the lines of his first novel Afternoon Men but marvelous nonetheless. I enjoyed Maltravers's relationship with his wife and the state of their home, and the drunk Marquis in chapter 5 was kind of the best. Read full review

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User Review  - Cera - Goodreads

My least favourite Powell so far, in part because the deliberately cinematic style is so distancing that I just didn't care what happened next. I also find the disillusionment of the innocent more sad than funny. Read full review

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Agents and Patients - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Agents and Patients is the fourth novel by the English writer Anthony Powell. It combines two of the aspects of 1930's life, film and psychoanalysis. ... wiki/ Agents_and_Patients

Agents and Patients Summary - Anthony Powell - Salem on Literature
Agents and Patients by Anthony Powell. ... Agents and Patients (Masterplots II: British and Commonwealth Fiction Series) ... agents-patients-salem/ agents-patients

Anthony Powell Bibliography
Afternoon Men (1931) Venusberg (1932) From a View to a Death (1933) Agents and Patients (1936) -- coming soon What's Become of Waring (1939) -- coming soon ... otherfiction/ earlynov.htm

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Agents and Patients (Powell), 229. Agrippa: A Book of the Dead (Gibson), 7945. Airport (Hailey), 620. airport novels, 620. Akhmadulina, Bella, 710 ... catalogue/ catalogue.asp?isbn=9780521820776& ss=ind

About the author (1936)

Anthony Powell was born on December 21, 1905 in Westminster, England and was educated at Eton College and Balliol College, Oxford. In 1926 he became an editor at Duckworth & Co. and later moved on to be a scriptwriter for Warner Brothers. By 1937 he was a regular contributor to The Spectator and the Daily Telegraph. From 1953-1959 Powell was the Literary Editor of Punch. His first book, The Barnard Letter, was published in 1928 and his first novel, Afternoon Men, was published in 1931. In 1951 Powell published A Question of Upbringing, which was the first of the 12-novel sequence A Dance to the Music of Time. In 1975 he published Hearing Secret Harmonies, which was the last novel of the sequence. Powell wrote Infants of the Spring, which is part of To Keep the Ball Rolling, his memoirs. He also published The Fisher King in 1986. Anthony Powell died peacefully at his home, The Chantry, aged 94 on 28 March 2000

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