A Compass Error

A Compass Error

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Described by the author as 'an offshoot rather than a continuation' of A FAVOURITE OF THE GODS, A COMPASS ERROR is set in under two summer months in a year in the late 1920s. What was the 'Error' of the title which suggests that at some key junctureFlavia made a mistake that blew her life off course? Does it refer to her sudden striding into a sexual orientation? Hardly; though that comes into it. The matter is left unclear.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 240 pages
  • 127 x 195.58 x 17.78mm | 181.44g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • PENGUIN CLASSICS
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0141181990
  • 9780141181998

About Sybille Bedford

Born in Charlottenburg and educated privately in England, Italy and France, Sybille Bedford is also the author of the Modern Classics A LEGACY, A FAVOURITE OF THE GODS, AND JIGSAW.
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120 ratings
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3 25% (30)
2 8% (10)
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