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The Swimming-pool Library

by Alan Hollinghurst

Random House UK | Trade Paperback

The Swimming-pool Library is rated 5 out of 5 by 1.
Alan Hollinghurst''s first novel is a tour de force: a darkly erotic work that centres on the friendship of William Beckwith, a young gay aristocrat who leads a life of privilege and promiscuity, and the elderly Lord Nantwich, who is searching for someone to write his biography.

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 7.77 × 5.06 × 0.79 in

Publisher: Random House UK

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0099268132

ISBN - 13: 9780099268130

Found in: Fiction and Literature

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Profound ... In the manner of Henry Miller's 'gloves-off' approach to life, sex, and all things in between, Hollinghurst gives us a sensual look at a modern day dandy in London, and his consciousness to the history of homosexuality.
Date published: 2008-02-08

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The Swimming-pool Library

by Alan Hollinghurst

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 7.77 × 5.06 × 0.79 in

Publisher: Random House UK

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0099268132

ISBN - 13: 9780099268130

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Alan Hollinghurst''s first novel is a tour de force: a darkly erotic work that centres on the friendship of William Beckwith, a young gay aristocrat who leads a life of privilege and promiscuity, and the elderly Lord Nantwich, who is searching for someone to write his biography.