By Anthony Powell
Anthony Powell’s universally acclaimed epic A Dance to the track of Time bargains a matchless landscape of twentieth-century London. Now, for the 1st time in many years, readers within the usa can learn the books of Dance as they have been initially published—as twelve person novels—but with a twenty-first-century twist: they’re to be had simply as e-books.
As the fourth e-book, At woman Molly’s (1957), opens, the heady pleasures of the Nineteen Twenties have all started to offer technique to the austerity and concerns of the Thirties. nevertheless, the whirl of London existence keeps: buddies decide to factors and to spouses, confess adulteries, and fall sufferer to dissipation and disillusion. As Nick strikes ever extra very easily within the worlds of paintings, tradition, and society, Powell’s palette broadens: outdated associates make appearances, yet new ones take areas at the degree as well—including Isobel Tolland, whom Nick is aware in the beginning sight he’s destined to marry.
"Anthony Powell is the easiest residing English novelist through a long way. His admirers are addicts, allow us to face it, held in thrall through a magician."--Chicago Tribune
"A publication which creates an international and explores it extensive, which ponders altering relationships and values, which creates brilliantly residing and various characters after which watches them develop and alter of their milieu. . . . Powell's global is as huge and as advanced as Proust's."--Elizabeth Janeway, New York Times
"One of an important works of fiction because the moment international battle. . . . the radical seemed, because it all started, whatever like a comedy of manners; then, for it slow, like a tragedy of manners; now like a drastically interesting, deeply depression, but by some means brave assertion approximately human experience."--Naomi Bliven, New Yorker
“The so much excellent and penetrating novelist we have.”--Kingsley Amis
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