Anthony Powell: Dancing to the Music of Time

By: SPURLING, Hilary

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Stated first American edition. An authorized biography of English novelist Anthony Powell (1905-2000). Mr. Powell is best known for his landmark, 12-part novel "A Dance to the Music of Time." He also wrote several other novels and an important biography of John Aubrey. The author, Hilary Spurling, was granted access to Powell's papers on the condition that nothing be printed until well into the future. Black & white photos, drawings and other images scattered throughout the text, and with a section of plates bearing color and b&w illustrations. This work originally published in the UK by Hamish Hamilton. --- In textured rose paper-covered boards with spine titling in gilt. Jacket features 3 photographic portraits to covers and spine. --- A bright, newish, tightly-bound copy, though with remainder mark to textblock lower edge. Unclipped jacket ($35) lacks damages worthy of mention; wrapped in removable archival mylar protector.; Tall Octavo - 9 to 10 in. tall; xii, 453, (5) pages

Title: Anthony Powell: Dancing to the Music of Time

Author Name: SPURLING, Hilary

Edition: First American Edition

ISBN Number: 0525521348

ISBN-13: 9780525521341

Location Published: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2018

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket

Categories: >>Biography, Autobiography, Memoir, >>Writers, Writing & Literary Criticism

Stock No.: 87043