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The apple in the dark

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Martin is convinced that he has murdered his wife. In a delirium of guilt and grief, he wanders through a forest until he comes across an isolated farm run by Vitoria - an indomitable spinster who is 'afraid to live', and her flighty, obsessive cousin Ermelinda, who is terrified of death. As Martin works on Vitoria's land he is both haunted and comforted by memories of his wife and son. In the intense heat of the Brazilian summer, drought threatens both teh farm and its inhabitants, and these three very different but equally domineering characters provoke each other into a realisation of their individual psychological isolation.

Some signs of previous use (e.g. scuffs, minor blemishes on the cover). The jacket shows some signs of shelf wear, but the book itself is as new.

Overall, no significant flaws.

Not ex-library and no notes or highlighting.

Item details

Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
177x110x30
EAN-13:
9781906598457
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9781906598457
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
445
Publisher:
Haus Publishing

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Martin is convinced that he has murdered his wife. In a delirium of guilt and grief, he wanders through a forest until he comes across an isolated farm run by Vitoria - an indomitable spinster who is 'afraid to live', and her flighty, obsessive cousin Ermelinda, who is terrified of death. As Martin works on Vitoria's land he is both haunted and comforted by memories of his wife and son. In the intense heat of the Brazilian summer, drought threatens both teh farm and its inhabitants, and these three very different but equally domineering characters provoke each other into a realisation of their individual psychological isolation.

Some signs of previous use (e.g. scuffs, minor blemishes on the cover). The jacket shows some signs of shelf wear, but the book itself is as new.

Overall, no significant flaws.

Not ex-library and no notes or highlighting.

Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
177x110x30
EAN-13:
9781906598457
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9781906598457
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
445
Publisher:
Haus Publishing

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