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Hotel du Lac

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In the novel that won her the Booker Prize and established her international reputation, Anita Brookner finds a new vocabulary for framing the eternal question "Why love?" It tells the story of Edith Hope, who writes romance novels under a psudonym. When her life begins to resemble the plots of her own novels, however, Edith flees to Switzerland, where the quiet luxury of the Hotel du Lac promises to resore her to her senses. But instead of peace and rest, Edith finds herself sequestered at the hotel with an assortment of love's casualties and exiles. She also attracts the attention of a worldly man determined to release her unused capacity for mischief and pleasure. Beautifully observed, witheringly funny, Hotel du Lac is Brookner at her most stylish and potently subversive. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
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9780394542157
085119351
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Grouped Work ID e084f3bd-fba9-05a5-e04a-65c26ea4bbd5
Grouping Title hotel du lac
Grouping Author brookner anita
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-06 04:17:51AM
Last Indexed 2018-12-09 04:40:37AM

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publishDate 1984, 1985
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subject_facet British -- Switzerland -- Fiction, Large type books, Switzerland -- Fiction, Women authors -- Fiction
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