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Olivia by Dorothy Strachey

Olivia

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Olivia by Dorothy Strachey
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Jun 09, 2020 | ISBN 9780143134404

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Praise

“Through the melodrama cuts the fresh frankness of Olivia’s all-consuming ardor, and in her Strachey captures perfectly the urgency, excitement, and fire of a first adult crush.”
The Paris Review

“Lushly lays bare the intensity of infatuation and first love.”
—O, The Oprah Magazine

“A little masterpiece.” 
—André Gide

“A remarkable novel . . . It has a strange combination of strength and delicacy.” 
The Times (London)

“Written in a continual tremor of excitement . . . A novel of meltings, glowings, softenings and glooms, which declares its delicacies boldly, and announces the author’s adherence to spontaneity and romance with some question-begging flourishes: ‘How can one . . . write without laying bare one’s soul?’” 
London Review of Books

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