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For Sylvia An Honest Account

By: Ackland, Valentine

Price: $19.00

Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc: 1986

Seller ID: 013394

Condition: Very Good

135pp, lesss than 500g to post. Sylvia Townsend Warner (1893-1978) was a British novelist and short-story writer. Born at Harrow School, Middlesex, where her father was a schoolmaster; Sylvia Townsend Warner was educated by her father. During the 1920s, she began to write creatively, and, within a few years, she produced several volumes of poetry and short stories (for which she was best known in her lifetime), and three novels. At the beginning of her literary career Warner met the poet Valentine Ackland (1906-1969). They became lovers and, despite a number of disruptions resulting from Ac... View more info