The Habit of Being : Letters of Flannery O'Connor
by Flannery O'Connor and Sally Fitzgerald


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Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Special Award

"I have come to think that the true likeness of Flannery O'Connor will be painted by herself, a self-portrait in words, to be found in her letters . . . There she stands, a phoenix risen from her own words: calm, slow, funny, courteous, both modest and very sure of herself, intense, sharply penetrating, devout but never pietistic, downright, occasionally fierce, and honest in a way that restores honor to the word."--Sally Fitzgerald, from the Introduction

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Overview

Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Special Award

"I have come to think that the true likeness of Flannery O'Connor will be painted by herself, a self-portrait in words, to be found in her letters . . . There she stands, a phoenix risen from her own words: calm, slow, funny, courteous, both modest and very sure of herself, intense, sharply penetrating, devout but never pietistic, downright, occasionally fierce, and honest in a way that restores honor to the word."--Sally Fitzgerald, from the Introduction


 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780374521042
  • ISBN-10: 0374521042
  • Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Publish Date: April 1988
  • Page Count: 640
  • Dimensions: 9.12 x 6.01 x 1.74 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.6 pounds


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