The Resource The magus : a revised version, John Fowles ; with a foreword by the author

The magus : a revised version, John Fowles ; with a foreword by the author

Label
The magus : a revised version
Title
The magus
Title remainder
a revised version
Statement of responsibility
John Fowles ; with a foreword by the author
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nicholas Urfe, a young Englishman, accepts a teaching position on a Greek island where his friendship with the owner of the islands most magnificent estate leads him into a nightmare. As reality and fantasy are deliberately confused by staged deaths, erotic encounters, and terrifying violence, Urfe becomes a desperate man fighting for his sanity and his life
Cataloging source
SSC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1926-2005
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fowles, John
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6056.O85
LC item number
M335 2010
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British
  • Hallucinations and illusions
  • Islands
  • Manipulative behavior
  • Millionaires
  • Sex
  • Greece
Label
The magus : a revised version, John Fowles ; with a foreword by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A number of scenes [from the original 1966 ed.] have been rewritten, and one or two new ones invented"--Foreword, p. 5
  • "Original version of The Magus published in hardcover by Little, Brown and Company, 1966"--T.p. verso
  • "Revised version of The Magus published in hardcover by Little, Brown and Company, 1978"--T.p. verso
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
656, 11 p.
Isbn
9780440351627
Isbn Type
(Dell pbk.)
System control number
  • ocn711758279
  • (OCoLC)711758279
Label
The magus : a revised version, John Fowles ; with a foreword by the author
Publication
Note
  • "A number of scenes [from the original 1966 ed.] have been rewritten, and one or two new ones invented"--Foreword, p. 5
  • "Original version of The Magus published in hardcover by Little, Brown and Company, 1966"--T.p. verso
  • "Revised version of The Magus published in hardcover by Little, Brown and Company, 1978"--T.p. verso
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
656, 11 p.
Isbn
9780440351627
Isbn Type
(Dell pbk.)
System control number
  • ocn711758279
  • (OCoLC)711758279

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