Plagued by the nightingale

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Penguin Books, 1931 - Fiction - 190 pages
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User Review  - Juliet - Goodreads

I came across this book when visiting an exhibition of Man Ray portraits. Kay Boyle was one of the post war authors who was part of the French artistic clique. I loved it. I will be seeking out more ... Read full review

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User Review  - Eileen - Goodreads

A highly autobiographical novel, according to the introduction. It was good anyway. Kay Boyle is very good at being sparse and still achieving a specific voice or purpose. Read full review


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About the author (1931)

Robert McAlmon was essayist, poet, and fiction writer, as well as an influential publisher. His Contact Publishing Company published, among others, William Carlos Williams, Mina Loy, Ernest Hemingway, H.D., and Gertrude Stein. Kay Boyle was an award-winning writer of novels, short stories, poetry, children's books, memoirs, nonfiction, and translations.

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