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The Search

(1934)
A novel by

 
 
This story told in the first person starts with a child's interest in the night sky. A telescope starts a lifetime's interest in science. The narrator goes up to King's College, London to study. As a fellow at Cambridge he embarks on love affairs and searches for love at the same time as career success. Finally, contentment in love exhausts his passion for research.



Used availability for C P Snow's The Search

Hardback Editions

February 2001 : USA Hardback

Title: Search
Author(s): C P Snow
ISBN: 0-8488-0633-6 / 978-0-8488-0633-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Amereon Ltd
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December 1958 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Search
Author(s): C P Snow
ISBN: 0-333-07283-9 / 978-0-333-07283-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
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Paperback Editions

October 2008 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Search
Author(s): Charles Percy Snow
ISBN: 1-84232-430-6 / 978-1-84232-430-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: House of Stratus
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December 1965 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Search
Author(s): C P Snow
ISBN: 0-14-002218-X / 978-0-14-002218-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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