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Enemies of promise

Cyril Connolly

Enemies of promise

by Cyril Connolly

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Published by Little, Brown and Company in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Cyril Connolly ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR471 .C65 1939
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 340 p.
    Number of Pages340
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6385238M
    LC Control Number39008872
    OCLC/WorldCa1491251

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Enemies of promise by Cyril Connolly; 8 editions; First published in ; Subjects: English literature, History and criticism; Times: 20th century.