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Published by Secker and Warburg in London .
Written in English


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Other titlesGranta.
Statementedited by Jim Philip, John Simpson and Nicholas Snowman.
ContributionsPhilip, Jim., Simpson, John, 1944-, Snowman, Nicholas.
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Open LibraryOL19583388M

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