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The Counterplot
 
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Hope Mirrlees
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The Counterplot

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The Counterplot is the second novel by Hope Mirrlees. Written in 1923, it was originally published in 1924, and is the only one of Mirrlees's three novels to take place in contemporary settings.

The novel's protagonist is Teresa Lane, a woman of 28, living in Plasencia, a villa in the South-East of England, shortly after World War I, who studies the spectacle of her family...more
Published 1924 by Alfred A. Knopf
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Hope Mirrlees was a British translator, poet and novelist. She is best known for the 1926 Lud-in-the-Mist, a fantasy novel and influential classic, and for Paris: A Poem, a modernist poem.
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Lud-in-the-Mist Collected Poems Paris Wind Engineering 1983 3c: Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Wind Engineering, Gold Coast, Australia, March 21-25, and Auckland, New Zealand, April 6-7 1983; Held Under the Auspices of the International Association for Wind Engineering Madeleine: One of Love's Jansenists

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