From A View To A Death

by Anthony Powell

From A View To A Death Synopsis

Anthony Powell's celebrated early novel turns to English rural society to caricature a socially aspiring artist and his disastrous ambition to marry well.

From A View To A Death Press Reviews

an old favourite reissued this year in paperback, Anthony Powell's uproarious From a View to Death... still as relevant and funny as the day it came out over 70 years ago * ilary Spurling, Spectator `Books of the year' *

Book Information

ISBN: 9781784750596
Publication date: 12th March 2015
Author: Anthony Powell
Publisher: Arrow Books Ltd an imprint of Cornerstone
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 224 pages
Categories: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),

About Anthony Powell

Anthony Powell was born in 1905. After working in publishing and as a scriptwriter, he began to write for the Daily Telegraph in the mid-1930s. He served in the army during World War II and subsequently became the fiction reviewer on the TLS. Next came five years as literary editor of Punch. He was appointed a Companion of Honour in 1988. In addition to the twelve-novel sequence, A Dance to the Music of Time, Anthony Powell was the author of seven other novels, and four volumes of memoirs, To Keep the Ball Rolling. He died in March 2000. Discover the extraordinary life ...

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