Penguin Modern Classics Facial Justice by L P HartleyPenguin Modern Classics Facial Justice by L P Hartley

Penguin Modern Classics Facial Justice

byL P Hartley

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'You'll never be happy until you can think and feel and look like other people . . .' Jael 97 is an Alpha. Deemed over-privileged for her beauty, she is compelled to report to the Ministry of Facial Justice, where her face will be reconstructed. For Jael lives in the New State, created out of the devastation of the Third World War. Under the rule of the Darling Dictator, citizens must wear sackcloth and ashes, and only a 17.5% quotum of personality is permitted to each. Anything that inspires envy is forbidden. But Jael cannot suppress her rebellious spirit. Secretly, she starts to reassert the rights of the individual, and decides to hunt down the faceless Dictator. 'An exquisitely entertaining fantasy' Observer

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Leslie Poles Hartley, known as L. P. Hartley, was a British novelist and short storywriter. His best-known novels are the Eustace and Hilda trilogy (1947) and The Go-Between (1953). The latter was made into a 1971 film, directed by Joseph Losey with a star cast, in an adaptation by Harold Pinter. Its opening sentence, "The past is a fo...
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Title:Penguin Modern Classics Facial JusticeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:224 pages, 8 × 5 × 0.5 inPublished:October 28, 2014Publisher:Penguin UkLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0141395060

ISBN - 13:9780141395067

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