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The sense of an ending [a novel]

Barnes, Julian 1946-

The sense of an ending [a novel] Julian Barnes - 1. American ed., 7. print. - 163 S. 20 cm - A Borzoi book .

This intense new novel follows a middle-aged man as he contends with a past he has never much thought about until his oldest friends return with a vengeance, one of them from the grave another maddeningly present. Tony Webster thought he'd left all of this behind as he built a life for himself, and by now his marriage and family and career have fallen into an amicable divorce and retirement. But he is then presented with a mysterious legacy that obliges him to reconsider various things, and to revise his estimation of his own nature and his place in the world This intense new novel follows a middle-aged man as he contends with a past he has never much thought about until his oldest friends return with a vengeance, one of them from the grave another maddeningly present. Tony Webster thought he'd left all of this behind as he built a life for himself, and by now his marriage and family and career have fallen into an amicable divorce and retirement. But he is then presented with a mysterious legacy that obliges him to reconsider various things, and to revise his estimation of his own nature and his place in the world

9780307957122

2011025433


Middle-aged men--Fiction
Life change events--Fiction
Male friendship--Fiction


Psyhological fiction
Fiktionale Darstellung

PR6052.A6657

823/.914
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