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By Muriel Spark

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ISBN-13: 9781453245040

Having led a profitable, cozy lifestyles, Harvey Gotham retires to the French nation-state to pursue bookish obsessions--namely, a protracted monograph at the publication of activity, the biblical narrative of religion within the face of remarkable ache. yet Gotham's highbrow pursuits quickly bleed into his everyday life whilst a sequence of misfortunes threaten to break every little thing he holds expensive.

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