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The destiny of Nathalie X and other stories

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Published by Knopf, Distributed by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Manners and customs -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam Boyd.
    ContributionsBoyd, William, 1952-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6052.O9192 D47 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination177 p. ;
    Number of Pages177
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL980049M
    ISBN 100679447059
    LC Control Number96017564


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He is a brilliant storyteller. But this collection of short stories seem to have been written by someone else, or perhaps by a William Boyd before he reached manhood5(21).

This new collection of eleven stories by the author of The Blue Afternoon takes readers back in time from a contemporary Hollywood film shoot to World War I in Vienna, introducing an unforgettable cast of characters.

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