Winter of artifice: three novelettes

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A. Swallow, Jan 1, 1961 - Fiction - 175 pages
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'A handful of perfectly fold fables, and prose which is so daringly elaborate, so accurately timed...using words as magnificently colorful, evocative and imagist as any plastic combination on canvas but as mysteriously idiosyncratic as any abstract.' -Times Literary Supplement

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Oh my, I'm struggling with this book! The first story is forgettable - inner monologue of an actress who can't find her real self. the second, title story is interesting but yet again, telling not ... Read full review

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I was unfortunately unable to even finish this. Utterly poorly written, rambling, self-absorbed and self-aggrandizing. (He said, she said, she wanted, she just goes on and on, without ... Read full review

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Anais Nin, 1903 - 1977 Writer and diarist Anais Nin was born February 21, 1903 in Neuilly, France to a Catalan father and a Danish mother. She spent many of her childhood years with her Cuban relatives. Later, she became a naturalized American citizen. She is best known for "The Diary of Anais Nin, Vols. I-VII" and "The Early Diaries of Anais Nin, Vols. I-IV." She died on January 14, 1977.

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