Running the Risk

Running the Risk

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Nicholas Jenkins has been persuaded to attend a cultural conference in Venice by his old acquiantanace Mark Members. The intrigues of Widmerpool, now a life peer, come to something of a climax, as do the perverse loves of Pamela (nee Flitton), his good-looking but destructive wife. The main characters are now middle-aged and they are supported by new additions to the scene, such as the Americans; Glober, a playboy-tycoon in his sixties, and Gwinnett, a neurotic Professor of English in his thirties. The Dance has now built up to a vast picture of life, in which violence and disaster are only just below the surface....show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 304 pages
  • 161.3 x 241.3 x 30.7mm | 656.9g
  • ISIS Publishing
  • ISIS Large Print Books
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Large type / large print
  • Large Print edition
  • 0753159716
  • 9780753159712

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122 ratings
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5 34% (42)
4 36% (44)
3 22% (27)
2 7% (8)
1 1% (1)
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