Published November 2001
by North Books .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||504|
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The Spoils of Poynton () is an object of high craftsmanship and beauty, as polished as the choice bibelots that fuel the novels plot through the acquisitive desires they stoke/5. "The Aspern Papers" is a brilliant novella concerning a literary biographer eager to obtain papers about a great American poet presumably left to a lover well over a half century earlier. What ensues is a psychological dance between the three central characters, the narrator--i.e., the literary biographer--, the I purchased a copy of this book /5. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Spoils of Poynton The Gereth residence at Poynton Park contains a priceless collection of art and furniture, most procured and maintained by Mrs. Gereth; but when Mr. Gereth dies and their son Owen inherits the estate, a subtle battle over the fate of these objects is waged between mother and son. The Spoils of Poynton and other stories The Turn of the Screw, The Aspern Papers, Dasy Miller and Washington Sq. on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Very good condition. Love these books. Just clearing some shelf space.5/5(1).
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