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The new Oxford book of literary anecdotes / edited by John Gross.

Gross, John, 1935-2011 (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brownstown PL - Brownstown 820.9 N532 (Text) 79361000030899 Adult Nonfiction - Literature & Poetry Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0192804685
  • ISBN: 9780192804686
  • Physical Description: xiii, 385 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Oxford ; Oxford University Press, 2006.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Summary, etc.:
Presents a collection of literary gossip and sidelights on the lives of the authors. This anthology finds room for Chaucer, Milton and Margaret Atwood, George Eliot and P G Wodehouse, Chinua Achebe and Ian Fleming, Brendan Behan and Wittgenstein. It is meant for lovers of literature, and for those with a taste for the curiosities of human nature.
Subject: Authors, English > Anecdotes.
English literature > Anecdotes.

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