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Penelope Fitzgerald: a life
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New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2014.
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xvi, 488 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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BIOGRAPHY Fitzgerald, P. 2014
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BIOGRAPHY Fitzgerald, P. 2014
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ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW' S 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR
A Best Book of the Year: San Francisco Chronicle, Seattle Times


The acclaimed biographer of Edith Wharton and Virginia Woolf gives us an intimate portrait of one of the most quietly brilliant novelists of the twentieth century.

Penelope Fitzgerald was a great English writer whose career didn't begin until she was nearly sixty. She would go on to win some of the most coveted awards in literature--the Booker Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award.

Now, in an impeccable match of talent between biographer and subject, Hermione Lee, a master biographer and one of Fitzgerald's greatest champions, gives us this remarkable writer's story. Lee's critical expertise is on dazzling display on every page, as it illuminates this extraordinary English life. Fitzgerald, born into an accomplished intellectual family, the granddaughter of two bishops, led a life...
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 433-460) and index.
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Lee, H. (2014). Penelope Fitzgerald: a life. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.

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Lee, Hermione. 2014. Penelope Fitzgerald: A Life. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.

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Lee, Hermione, Penelope Fitzgerald: A Life. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2014.

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Lee, Hermione. Penelope Fitzgerald: A Life. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2014. Print.

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