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Setting the World On Fire

(1980)
A novel by

 
 
This tightly constructed novel contrasts the destinies of two brothers, one a theatre director in love with flamboyance and artistic daring, the other a lawyer dismayed by chaos and disorder. A rewarding story of multiple layers, displaying mature writerly wit and elegance.



Used availability for Angus Wilson's Setting the World On Fire

Hardback Editions

October 1980 : USA Hardback
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Title: Setting the World
Author(s): Angus Wilson
ISBN: 0-670-63502-2 / 978-0-670-63502-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Viking Adult
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July 1980 : UK Hardback
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Title: Setting the World on Fire
Author(s): Angus Wilson
ISBN: 0-436-57604-X / 978-0-436-57604-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd
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Paperback Editions

February 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: Setting the World on Fire
Author(s): Angus Wilson
ISBN: 0-571-24897-7 / 978-0-571-24897-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber and Faber
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March 2001 : UK Paperback
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Title: Setting the World on Fire
Author(s): Angus Wilson
ISBN: 1-84232-446-2 / 978-1-84232-446-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: House of Stratus
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June 1992 : UK Paperback
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Title: Setting the World On Fire
Author(s): Angus Wilson
ISBN: 0-14-015965-7 / 978-0-14-015965-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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August 1991 : UK Paperback

Title: Setting the World on Fire
Author(s): Wilson
ISBN: 0-7493-0911-3 / 978-0-7493-0911-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arrow Books Ltd
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December 1981 : UK Paperback
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Title: Setting the World on Fire (A Granada book)
Author(s): Angus Wilson
ISBN: 0-586-05339-5 / 978-0-586-05339-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Distribution Services
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