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New American Library, 1971 - Fiction - 238 pages
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Fiction about the life of a Canadian school teacher named Dunstan Ramsay which contains dark currents of love, ambition, vengeance and death that flow through this powerful work, cast in the form of Ramsay's memoirs.

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An account of a man's life that, seen from the outside, appears banal, but is elevated beyond any such bore by casual association with greatness, by marvelous talent for clever observation phrased ... Read full review

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Not much I can say that hasn't already been said by others. Davies has a wonderfully accessible writing style. He brings lofty topics like religion, sainthood, philosophy and morality to his story ... Read full review

Contents

one Mrs Dempster
9
Am Born Again
61
three My FoolSaint
98
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