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Byatt

(ˈbaɪət)
n
(Biography) Dame A(ntonia) S(usan). born 1936, British novelist; her books include The Virgin in the Garden (1978), Possession (1990), and A Whistling Woman (2002)
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By•att

(ˈbaɪ ət)
n.
A(ntonia) S., born 1936, English novelist and short-story writer (sister of Margaret Drabble).
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These two seemingly contradictory epigraphs are nowhere more masterfully united than in Possession: A Romance (1990), a Booker Prize winning novel of excellence in historiographic metafiction by Antonia Susan Byatt (1936-).
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