In the spring of 1736 four men and one woman, all traveling under assumed names, are crossing the Devonshire countryside en route to a mysterious rendezvous. Before their journey ends, one of them will be hanged, one will vanish, and the others will face a murder trial. Out of the truths and lies that envelop these events, John Fowles has created a novel that is at once a tale of erotic obsession, an exploration of the conflict between reason and superstition, an astonishing act of literary legerdemain, and the story of the birth of a new faith.
|Grouped Work ID||4d408237-79c4-d231-88b4-90673ec26d98|
|Grouping Author||john fowles|
|Grouping Language||English (eng)|
|Last Grouping Update||2023-12-03 03:29:43AM|
|Last Indexed||2023-12-03 03:50:34AM|