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An Informal Portrait
A non fiction book by

M R James became Provost of King's College, Cambridge and Eton, the two institutions that captured his heart and that form the background of this story. The main focus of this book is on the personal qualities that inspired devotion, respect and affection on a wide scale.

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Hardback Editions

June 1983 : UK Hardback

Title: M.R.James: An Informal Portrait
Author(s): Michael Cox
ISBN: 0-19-211765-3 / 978-0-19-211765-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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Paperback Editions

October 1986 : UK Paperback

Title: M.R.James: An Informal Portrait (Oxford Paperbacks)
Author(s): Michael Cox
ISBN: 0-19-281999-2 / 978-0-19-281999-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks
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