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William Golding was born in Cornwall in 1911. Before he became a schoolmaster he was an actor, a lecturer, a small-boat sailor and a musician. His first novel, Lord of the Flies, was published in 1954 and was filmed by Peter Brook in 1963. He won the Booker Prize for his novel Rites of Passage in 1980, and was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1983. He was knighted in 1988. He died at his home in the summer of 1993.

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The Spire by William Golding, John Mullan
The Spire
William Golding, John Mullan
From the author of Lord of the Flies, The Spire is a dark and powerful portrait of one man's will, and the folly that he creates. This newly re-published book has a beautiful illustrated cover and an introduction from...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/11/2013

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