Angel: A Virago Modern Classic Digital – 7 Jul 2011. by Elizabeth Taylor (Author), Hilary Mantel (Introduction). Elizabeth Taylor (1912-1975) was born and educated in Reading. After leaving school she worked as a governess and later in a library.
Angel: A Virago Modern Classic Digital – 7 Jul 2011. She lived much of her married life in the village of Penn in Buckinghamshire.
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Angel was reprinted by Virago Press in 1984 with a new introduction by Paul Bailey. "Angel Elizabeth Taylor, introduction by Hilary Mantel". In 2007, Angel was turned into a movie by French director François Ozon. Retrieved July 17, 2012.
Elizabeth Taylor (1912-1975) is increasingly recognised as one of the best British writers of the twentieth century. Angel: A Virago Modern Classic Virago Modern Classics. She wrote her first book, At Mrs Lippincote's, during the war while her husband was in the Royal Air Force, and this was followed by eleven further novels and a children's book, Mossy Trotter.
Angel: A Virago Modern Classic - Virago Modern Classics (Paperback). Elizabeth Taylor (author), Hilary Mantel (author of introduction). Jane Austen, Elizabeth Taylor, Barbara Pym, Elizabeth Bowen - soul-sisters all Anne Tyler One of the most underrated novelists of the twentieth century Antonia Fraser I envy those readers who are coming to her work for the first time.
266 books - 186 voters. Family & Self" on The Guardian's "1000 Novels Everyone Must Read". And Hilary Mantel writes a brilliant Introduction, concluding with this interpretation: One could argue that the author is showing us Angel as an awful warning; that she is telling us "this is how bad art is made. But I don't think the book is as simple as that. Angel is rather unusual for an Elizabeth Taylor novel, in that it follows the life of the title character from the age of 15, when she decides that she is going to become a famous writer, to the end of her life. She is a horrible person who is narcissistic and totally selfish.
Angel: A Virago Modern Classic (Virago Modern Classics). Authors : Taylor, Elizabeth. Product Category : Books. Introduction by. Hilary Mantel. Title : Angel: A Virago Modern Classic (Virago Modern Classics). Place of Publication.
Taylor, Elizabeth; Mantel, Hilary. Book Description Virago Modern Classic, 2013. Published by Virago Modern Classic (2013). ISBN 10: 1844089347 ISBN 13: 9781844089345. Condition: Near Fine. Corners and spine ends a little rubbed and pushed else tight and unmarked.
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Angel : A Virago Modern Classic. By (author) Elizabeth Taylor, Introduction by Hilary Mantel. Virago Modern Classics.