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PD James: Pym wrote 'gentle books'


Novelist Barbara Pym - who has been compared to authors Jane Austen and John Betjeman and was described by Philip Larkin as the most underrated novelist of the twentieth century - is being re-discovered. Arts correspondent Rebecca Jones reports on the novelist's life and work.

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