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‘Though no honours came my way, those were the lovely years’: The Grass Harp by Truman Capote

Like his literary hero Gustave Flaubert, Truman Capote was passionately dedicated to his art. He wrote: ‘Flaubert’s attitude towards writing, his sense of perfectionism, is what I would like mine to be.’ Capote began writing at the age of eight … Continue reading

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