The world in the evening: a novel

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Methuen, 1954 - 333 pages
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This book was amazing, and it barely has a plot. - Goodreads
Isherwood's writing style is superb, obviously. - Goodreads
Beautifully written prose right up to the last page. - Goodreads

Review: The World In The Evening

User Review  - Donovan Lessard - Goodreads

It's very strange that you don't hear more about this amazing book. The World in the Evening is a sleeper hit, amongst Isherwood's other, celebrated novels. Immediately before reading The World in the ... Read full review

Review: The World In The Evening

User Review  - Lee - Goodreads

Meandering but rich — full of the interpenetration of theatricality and devastating reality, childish pretend and adult ruins: perverse things going on in playhouses, movies too labor-intensive to watch, emotional repression and sublimation. Read full review

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