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The Present and the Past

(1953)
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Nine years after her divorce from Cassius, Catherine decides to re-enter his life. Cassius's second wife feels resentment, but as friendship develops between the two women it is Cassius who is excluded and whose self-pity intensifies, erupting in a shocking and unexpected way.

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Hardback Editions

June 1953 : UK Hardback
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Title: Present and the Past
Author(s): Ivy Compton-Burnett
ISBN: 0-575-01416-4 / 978-0-575-01416-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Gollancz
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July 1967 : UK Hardback
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Title: Present and the Past
Author(s): Ivy Compton-Burnett
ISBN: 0-575-00881-4 / 978-0-575-00881-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Littlehampton Book Services Ltd
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Paperback Editions

2012 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Present and the Past
Author(s): Ivy Compton-Burnett
ISBN: 1-4482-0664-2 / 978-1-4482-0664-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Bloomsbury Reader
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July 1999 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Present and the Past (Penguin Twentieth Century Classics)
Author(s): Ivy Compton-Burnett
ISBN: 0-14-118129-X / 978-0-14-118129-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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April 1986 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Present and the Past (Modern Classics)
Author(s): Ivy Compton-Burnett
ISBN: 0-14-018326-4 / 978-0-14-018326-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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January 1972 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Present and the Past (Modern Classics)
Author(s): Ivy Compton-Burnett
ISBN: 0-14-003347-5 / 978-0-14-003347-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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Audio Editions

July 2016 : MP3 CD
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Title: The Present and the Past
Author(s): Ivy Compton-Burnett
ISBN: 1-5318-4315-8 / 978-1-5318-4315-1
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
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May 2013 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Present and the Past
Author(s): Ivy Compton-Burnett
Publisher: Audible Studios
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May 2013 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Present and the Past
Author(s): Ivy Compton-Burnett
Publisher: Audible Studios
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December 1991 : UK Audio Cassette

Title: Present and the Past: Complete & Unabridged
Author(s): Ivy Compton-Burnett
ISBN: 1-85089-828-6 / 978-1-85089-828-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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Kindle Editions

October 2011 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Present and the Past
Author(s): Ivy Compton-Burnett
Publisher: Bloomsbury Reader
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