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The Lyre of Orpheus (Cornish Trilogy) by  Robertson Davies - Hardcover - 1989 - from Diatrope Books (SKU: 27306)

The Lyre of Orpheus (Cornish Trilogy)

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The Lyre of Orpheus (Cornish Trilogy)

by Davies, Robertson

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  • hardcover
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Very Good/very good
ISBN 10
067082416X
ISBN 13
9780670824168
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Viking Press, 1989. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket. 472p. Third novel in a series that explores the life and influence of Francis Cornish (The Cornish Trilogy), an art expert and collector. The plot in the third book revolves around a production of an unfinished opera by the 19th century composer E.T.A. Hoffmann.

Synopsis

Robertson Davies (1913-1995) had three successive careers during the time he became an internationally acclaimed author: actor, publisher, and, finally, professor at the University of Toronto. The author of twelve novels and several volumes of essays and plays, he was the first Canadian to be inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

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Bookseller
Diatrope Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
27306
Title
The Lyre of Orpheus (Cornish Trilogy)
Author
Davies, Robertson
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
very good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
067082416X
ISBN 13
9780670824168
Publisher
Viking Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1989
Keywords
Francis Cornish, Cornish Triology, Art Experts, Art Collections, Art Practice, Artmaking, Canadian Literature, 20th Century Literature, Modern Literature
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction;

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