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-- First paperback edition.
-- Nicholas Mosley's exploration into the patterns which govern life and the necessary catastrophes (mental and physical) which shatter complacency and lead to progress.
-- Mosley is the author of a dozen novels and half a dozen works of nonfiction -- including a biography of his father, Sir Oswald Mosley, the notorious leader of the British fasci
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Paperback, 342 pages
Published January 31st 2001 by Dalkey Archive Press (first published January 1st 1979)
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The kind of book that makes me feel dumb, like I should be getting something more out of it but instead I'm just missing it. Interesting but maybe a little too experimental.
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Nicholas Mosley was born in London on June 25, 1923 and was educated at Eton and Oxford. He served in Italy during World War II, and published his first novel, Spaces of the Dark, in 1951. His book Hopeful Monsters won the 1990 Whitbread Award.

Mosley is also the author of several works of nonfiction, most notably the autobiography Efforts at Truth and a biography of his father, Sir Oswald Mosley,
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