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The Lyre of Orpheus by  Robertson Davies - 1st American Trade Edition - 1989 - from Century Books and

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The Lyre of Orpheus

by Davies, Robertson

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket.

Viking, 1989. Hardback 1st American Trade Edition Fine in Fine dust jacket. Third in the trilogy begun with The Rebel Angels and What's Bred in the Bone. Baroque, intricate and wonderfully funny. ISBN: 067082416x

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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