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British novelist, poet and philosopher John Cowper Powys was born in Shirley, Derbyshire on October 8, 1872. He was a lecturer for more than three decades, traveling across America but eventually returned to Great Britain. He has written regional romances, historical fiction and critical studies including A Glastonbury Romance and Wolf Solent. He died on June 17, 1963. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Wolf Solent 552 copies, 7 reviews
A Glastonbury Romance 525 copies, 9 reviews
Weymouth Sands 217 copies, 3 reviews
Porius 186 copies, 5 reviews
Owen Glendower 164 copies, 4 reviews
Maiden Castle 156 copies, 2 reviews
Autobiography 100 copies, 1 review
The Brazen Head 88 copies, 5 reviews
The Meaning of Culture 76 copies, 1 review
Morwyn 61 copies
Three Fantasies 59 copies
One Hundred Best Books 52 copies, 2 reviews
Ducdame 44 copies
A philosophy of solitude 41 copies, 1 review
The Art of Happiness 34 copies, 2 reviews
Wood and Stone 30 copies
Atlantis 28 copies, 2 reviews
The Inmates 27 copies, 2 reviews
All or Nothing 22 copies, 2 reviews
Rodmoor 21 copies
The Pleasures of Literature 20 copies, 1 review
The Art of Growing Old 17 copies, 1 review
Confessions of Two Brothers 13 copies, 1 review
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Two & two 10 copies
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Real Wraiths 9 copies, 1 review
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Poems 7 copies
You and Me 6 copies
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