Miscellaneous Verdicts: Writings on Writers


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"Miscellaneous Verdicts" represents the best of Anthony Powell's critical writing over a period of four decades. Drawn from his regular reviews for the "Daily Telegraph," from his occasional humorous pieces for "Punch," and from his more sustained pieces of critical and anecdotal writing on writers, this collection is as witty, fresh, surprising, and entertaining as one would expect from the author of "Dance to the Music of Time." Powell begins with a section on the British, exploring his fascination both with genealogy and ...

Miscellaneous Verdicts: Writings on Writers 1992, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226677101

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