Julian Evans Semi-invisible Man

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Semi-invisible Man

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A view of the fascinating life of travel writer Norman Lewis who, due to literary snobbery towards travel writers, was perhaps the best “not famous” writer of his generation. Julian Evans has written a biography that will send readers hurrying to the books of an overlooked master.

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Julian Evans is the author of Transit of Venus, an account of a journey to the heart of the US nuclear-missile testing programme, and he writes and broadcasts on literary subjects. He lives in south-west England.

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9780224072755: The Semi-Invisible Man: A Life of Norman Lewis

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