A Single Man

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Tells the story of George, an English professor in suburban California left heartbroken after the death of his lover, Jim. This title shows George’s determination to carry on, evoking the unexpected pleasures of life as well as the soul’s ability to triumph over loneliness and alienation.

ISBN: 9780099541288 Author: Isherwood, Christopher Publisher: Vintage Publication Date: 4th February 2010 Imprint: Vintage Classics Cover: Paperback Dewey: 823.914 (edition:22) Pages: 152 Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subject:

Isherwood’s short, poignant novel is a tender and wistful love story

Celebrated as a masterpiece from its first publication, A Single Man is the story of George, an English professor in suburban California left heartbroken after the death of his lover, Jim. With devastating clarity and humour, Isherwood shows George’s determination to carry on, evoking the unexpected pleasures of life as well as the soul’s ability to triumph over loneliness and alienation.

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