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The Lyre of Orpheus (Cornish Trilogy) by  Robertson Davies - Hardcover - 1989 - from Diatrope Books and Biblio.com

The Lyre of Orpheus (Cornish Trilogy)

by Davies, Robertson

Condition: Very Good/very good


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.

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.


  • 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: 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;
  • Subjects: FICTION / General;


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