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The Delicate Fire
Naomi Mitchison
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The Delicate Fire

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Hardcover, 360 pages
Published December 31st 1971 by Books for Libraries
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Quite different from her earlier books, with a classical Greek theme, and so not what I had expected. Interesting!
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Naomi Mitchison, author of over 70 books, died in 1999 at the age of 101. She was born in and lived in Scotland and traveled widely throughout the world. In the 1960s she was adopted as adviser and mother of the Bakgatla tribe in Botswana. Her books include historical fiction, science fiction, poetry, autobiography, and nonfiction, the most popular of which are The Corn King and the Spring Queen, ...more
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