Curious pursuits

occasional writing, 1970-2005
  • 413 Pages
  • 2.10 MB
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  • English
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Virago , London
Literature -- History and criti
StatementMargaret Atwood.
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, [1], 413, [3] p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22758647M
ISBN 101844081508

Curious Pursuits is a collection of essays and reviews Atwood has written since It is an odd mix of texts that were interesting to various degrees, but that, put together, allowed a view onto how Atwood has developed as a writer, reader and person over the last few decades.4/5.

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Curious pursuits: occasional writing, [Margaret Atwood] -- 'Whenever I resolve to write less and do something healthful instead, like ice dancing - some honey-tongued editor is sure to call me up and make me an offer I can't refuse.

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