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The person of the man

Author: Nikos Athanasou
Publisher: Blackheath, NSW : Brandl & Schlesinger, [2012]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Since childhood Alice has been trained to give a cool assessment of her emotions. Now she is trapped, by her misreading of love in a marriage that stifles her emotions. The "person" of her husband is driven by a desire for power and control. Their drama and final tragedy plays out against a background of seemingly-simple Oxford village life where in the end Alice is forced to realise that love cannot be  Read more...
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Genre/Form: General fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nikos Athanasou
ISBN: 9781921556340 192155634X
OCLC Number: 820335208
Description: 194 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Nikos Athanasou.

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Since childhood Alice has been trained to give a cool assessment of her emotions. Now she is trapped, by her misreading of love in a marriage that stifles her emotions. The "person" of her husband is driven by a desire for power and control. Their drama and final tragedy plays out against a background of seemingly-simple Oxford village life where in the end Alice is forced to realise that love cannot be rationalised: it can only be felt.

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