Paul Bailey


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February 16, 1937

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British writer and Literary Fellow at Newcastle and Durham Universities (1972-74), he was Visiting Lecturer in English Literature at the North Dakota State University (1977-79). He was awarded the E. M. Forster Award in 1974 and in 1978 he won the George Orwell Prize for his essay "The Limitations of Despair", first published in The Listener magazine.

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The Prince's Boy

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Chapman's Odyssey

3.69 avg rating — 118 ratings — published 2011 — 6 editions
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Uncle Rudolf: A Novel

3.43 avg rating — 97 ratings — published 2003 — 6 editions
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Gabriel's Lament

3.88 avg rating — 60 ratings — published 1986 — 8 editions
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Kitty and Virgil

3.27 avg rating — 49 ratings — published 1998 — 8 editions
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The Stately Homo: A Celebra...

4.17 avg rating — 35 ratings — published 2000 — 2 editions
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At the Jerusalem

3.52 avg rating — 33 ratings — published 1967 — 5 editions
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An English Madam: The Life ...

3.82 avg rating — 33 ratings — published 1982 — 4 editions
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A Dog's Life

3.63 avg rating — 30 ratings — published 2003 — 6 editions
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An Immaculate Mistake: Scen...

3.70 avg rating — 23 ratings — published 1990 — 3 editions
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