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The gadfly

Ethel Lilian Voynich

The gadfly

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Published by Mayflower in St Albans .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement(by) E.L. Voynich.
The Physical Object
Pagination254p. ;
Number of Pages254
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15078350M
ISBN 100583121802


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Click on a scrolling or static cover. for more information. I think the most important line in the whole book is the one taken from Socrates about Athens being a great horse that has grown sluggish from its size, in need of a gadfly to rouse it; it really sets the tone for everything, everybody is faced with a very difficult decision and everyone is in need of a gadfly so to speak/5(70).

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"One of the most interesting phases of the history of nineteenth-century Europe/5(4). The Irish novel that seduced the USSR The Gadfly, an English-language book barely known in the West became a sensation behind the Iron Curtain, writes Benjamin Ramm.

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