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Girlitude: A Portrait of the 50s and 60s

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A memoir of the 50s and 60s from the author of the highly-acclaimed Strangers.
Hardcover, 216 pages
Published May 4th 1999 by Jonathan Cape (first published 1999)
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Since the early 1970s, when she was in her mid-thirties, Emma Tennant has been a prolific novelist and has established herself as one of the leading British exponents of "new fiction." This does not mean that she is an imitator of either the French nouveaux romanciers or the American post-modernists, although her work reveals an indebtedness to the methods and preoccupations of some of the latter. ...more
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