On writing and the novel: essays

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Morrow, Jan 1, 1987 - Fiction - 226 pages
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Delightful, witty, and revealing essays about the art of writing fiction by the heralded British author of The Raj Quartet.

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On writing and the novel: essays

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Scott, the author of the acclaimed Raj Quartet , on which the PBS series The Jewel in the Crown was based, was also a percipient critic of the arts, particularly the novel. In his essay "The ... Read full review


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Paul Scott (1920-78), born in London, held a commission in the Indian army during World War II. His many novels include" Johnnie Sabib, The Chinese Love Pavilion," and "Staying On,"

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