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The swimming-pool library

Author: Alan Hollinghurst; Samuel West
Publisher: North Kingstown, RI : BBC Audiobooks America, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hollinghurst's work is an elegy, possessed of chilling clarity, for ways of life that can no longer be lived with impunity. It focuses on the friendship of two men: William Beckwith, a young gay aristocrat who leads a life of privilege and promiscuity, and the elderly Lord Nantwich, an old African hand, searching for someone to write his biography and inherit his traditions.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Hollinghurst; Samuel West
ISBN: 0792739477 9780792739470
OCLC Number: 70783298
Notes: "Sound Library."
Compact discs.
Unabridged.
Performer(s): Narrated by Samuel West.
Description: 10 sound discs (12 hr., 24 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: by Alan Hollinghurst.

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Hollinghurst's work is an elegy, possessed of chilling clarity, for ways of life that can no longer be lived with impunity. It focuses on the friendship of two men: William Beckwith, a young gay aristocrat who leads a life of privilege and promiscuity, and the elderly Lord Nantwich, an old African hand, searching for someone to write his biography and inherit his traditions.

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