Random House, 31 окт. 2010 г. - Всего страниц: 464
In his prologue, John Fowles tells us that A Maggot began as a vision he had of five travellers riding with mysterious purpose through remote countryside. This image gives way to another - a hanging corpse with violets stuffed in its mouth - which leads us into a maze of beguiling paths and wrong turnings, disappearances and revelations, unaccountable motives and cryptic deeds, as this compelling mystery swerves towards a starling vision at its centre.
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LibraryThing ReviewПользовательский отзыв - billycongo - LibraryThing
The name and the format of the book were off-putting. It presents a story from multiple points of view that don't always agree with each other. This is a book that rewards patience, but doesn't give ... Читать весь отзыв
LibraryThing ReviewПользовательский отзыв - Farree - LibraryThing
A Maggot. How should I put this? I am a fan of J. Sheridan LeFanu and Algernon Blackwood. (And Wilkie Collins). If you like these authors, you really should give this book a shot. Try and find the ... Читать весь отзыв