With an Introduction by Tim Parks
A group of rich, spoiled and idle young people heading off on a winter holiday are stranded at a railway station when their train is delayed by thick, enclosing fog.Party Goingdescribes their four-hour wait in a London railway hotel where they shelter from the grim weather and the throngs of workers on the platform below.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - nbmars - LibraryThing
Take a book that the Guardian rated #63 of the 100 best English novels; add ecstatic praise from John Updike, and you would expect a first rate read. In the case of Party Going by Henry Green, not so ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - dbsovereign - LibraryThing
Not an easy read just because of the way it unfolds and how it remains obscure. However unreal the tone can seem it nevertheless exposes us to a remorseless reality. Nevertheless, a classic in its own time. Read full review