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Author: Aldous Huxley; David Bradshaw
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2004.
Series: Vintage classics (London, England)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The dilettantes who frequent Lady Tantamount's society parties are determined to push forward the moral frontiers of the age. Marjorie has left her family to live with Walter; Walter is in love with the luscious but cold-hearted Lucy who devours every man in sight; the repulsive Spandrell deflowers young girls for the sake of entertainment and all the while everyone is engaged in dazzling and witty conversation.
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Genre/Form: Satire
Fiction
General fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aldous Huxley; David Bradshaw
ISBN: 0099458195 9780099458197
OCLC Number: 56093295
Description: xiv, 569 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Vintage classics (London, England)
Responsibility: Aldous Huxley ; with a bibliographical introduction by David Bradshaw.

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