New Letters
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Leon Edel


Interviewed by: James McKinley

Catalog Number: 19890106

Edel won the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award for his biography of Henry James. Here he reads from a biography of Henry David Thoreau that debunks many previously held notions about the writer/naturalist.

| Interview Year: 1988 | Genre: Nonfiction | Awards: PP, NBA |

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Tuesday, August 21, 2018
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