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Publisher Comments:

Maud Gonthier yearns for an escape from the cocoon of the bourgeois modesty. The splendid, caddish David Tyler appears to offer one. In this stylish, deeply knowing novel by the author of Hotel du Lac, Maud's seduction creates a chemistry of longing, sensuality, and betrayal--with a surprising climax. 240 pp.

Review:

"The author is surely one of the most gifted among prose stylists writing fiction today, and it is therefore not surprising that one recent critic observed, 'If Henry James were around, the only writer he'd be reading with complete approval would be Anita Brookner.' Her 15th novel is the same novel she writes over and over again, in different versions, a doleful tale told with a delicate sense of humor in language uncommonly elegant and penetrating." Reviewed by Daniel Weiss, Virginia Quarterly Review (Copyright 2006 Virginia Quarterly Review)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780679765127
Author:
Brookner, Anita
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Author:
Brookner, Anita
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Man-woman relationships
Subject:
Love stories
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
fiction;novel;literature;20th century;france
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage Contemporaries
Series Volume:
v. 22-23
Publication Date:
19970131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
8.05x5.28x.67 in. .58 lbs.

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