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Iain Pears was born in England in 1955. He has worked as an art historian, a TV consultant and a journalist. After several years working for Reuters, he went to Yale University to complete his book on eighteenth-century British art entitled The Discovery of Painting. He has written several novels include An Instance of the Fingerpost, The Dream of Scipio, Stone's Fall, Arcadia, and the Jonathan Argyll series. (Bowker Author Biography)
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An Instance of the Fingerpost 4,950 copies, 128 reviews
The Dream of Scipio 2,086 copies, 51 reviews
Stone's Fall 1,366 copies, 68 reviews
The Raphael Affair 976 copies, 25 reviews
The Portrait 750 copies, 37 reviews
The Immaculate Deception 729 copies, 9 reviews
The Titian Committee 702 copies, 17 reviews
Arcadia (Author) 683 copies, 34 reviews
Giotto's Hand 669 copies, 7 reviews
Death and Restoration 648 copies, 12 reviews
The Bernini Bust 614 copies, 11 reviews
The Last Judgement 539 copies, 6 reviews
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The Top Ten: Writers Pick Their Favorite Books (Contributor) 288 copies, 12 reviews
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