The Good Soldier
The Good Soldier is a brilliant and heart-rending evocation of destructive passion.
With an Intoduction by ZoŽ Heller
When John Dowell and his wife befriend Edward and Leonora Ashburnham, they appear to be the perfect couple. He is a distinguished soldier and she is beautiful and intelligent. However, what lies beneath the surface of their marriage is far more sinister and their influence leads John into a tragic drama that threatens to destroy everything he cares about.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - AlisonY - LibraryThing
Written in 1914, with the title The Good Soldier you'd be forgiven for expecting this classic to be a war novel. However, the nearest we come to notions of war in this novel are those of the domestic ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - DinadansFriend - LibraryThing
A classic novel dealing with the dissection of three marriages. But the narrator himself is revealed as unreliable, so where is the reader left by the tales? In addition Ford writes this novel in a ... Read full review