Stet: A Memoir

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Granta, 2000 - Authors, English - 250 pages
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"For nearly five decades Diana Athill helped shape some fo the finest books in modern literature. She edited (and nursed, coerced and coaxed) authors including V.S. Naipaul, Jean Rhys, Norman Mailer and Brian Moore. This is her candid memoir."

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Stet: a memoir

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The venerable Athill (Make Believe: A True Story), now 83, has written a candid, chatty account of her years at Andre Deutsch, Ltd., one of London's premier independent publishing houses. An astute ... Read full review

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As a junior editor, this was an inspiring and entertaining journey through the life of an editor, which featured some of the biggest authors in 20th century literature. Athill was clearly a hugely talented, respected and underpaid titan of her field! Read full review

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