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    Single Man

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    ISBN: 9780099541288
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    AuthorISHERWOOD, CHRISTOPHER
    Pub Date04/02/2010
    BindingPaperback
    Pages176
    Publisher: Vintage Publishing
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    TutorAndrew Palmer
    DepartmentSchool of Humanities
    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.

    Celebrated as a masterpiece from its first publication, A Single Man is the story of George Falconer, an English professor in suburban California left heartbroken after the death of his lover, Jim. With devastating clarity and humour, Christopher 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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