Destined to be a haunter of libraries, Lewis's cautious progress through life reveals to him only his own shortcomings. Estranged from his wife and daughter, he searches for an alternative. This novel presents the life and aspirations of one man who remains out of step with his times.
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Lewis PercyUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Lewis Percy says of himself "I don't actually teach . . . I just work in the library,'' and "I'm not blind . . . although . . . incredibly stupid.'' He is a mild-mannered Londoner whose mother has ... Read full review
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The usual Brookner scenario and types. Read full review