A single man
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[United States] : HighBridge, 2009.
Edition:
Unabridged.
Content Description:
1 online resource (1 audio file (4hr., 45 min.)) : digital.
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When A Single Man was originally published, it shocked many by its frank, sympathetic, and moving portrayal of a gay man in midlife. George, the protagonist, is adjusting to life on his own after the sudden death of his partner, and determines to persist in the routines of his daily life; the course of A Single Man spans twenty-four hours in an ordinary day. An Englishman and a professor living in suburban Southern California, he is an outsider in every way, and his internal reflections and interactions with others reveal a man who loves being alive despite everyday injustices and loneliness. Wry, suddenly manic, constantly funny, surprisingly sad, this novel catches the texture of life itself.
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Language:
English
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9781615730599 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book), 1615730591 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)

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Read by Simon Prebble.
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When A Single Man was originally published, it shocked many by its frank, sympathetic, and moving portrayal of a gay man in midlife. George, the protagonist, is adjusting to life on his own after the sudden death of his partner, and determines to persist in the routines of his daily life; the course of A Single Man spans twenty-four hours in an ordinary day. An Englishman and a professor living in suburban Southern California, he is an outsider in every way, and his internal reflections and interactions with others reveal a man who loves being alive despite everyday injustices and loneliness. Wry, suddenly manic, constantly funny, surprisingly sad, this novel catches the texture of life itself.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Isherwood, C., & Prebble, S. (2009). A single man. Unabridged. [United States]: HighBridge.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Isherwood, Christopher, 1904-1986 and Simon. Prebble. 2009. A Single Man. [United States]: HighBridge.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Isherwood, Christopher, 1904-1986 and Simon. Prebble, A Single Man. [United States]: HighBridge, 2009.

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Isherwood, Christopher, and Simon Prebble. A Single Man. Unabridged. [United States]: HighBridge, 2009.

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