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The World in the Evening

The World in the Evening

by Christopher Isherwood

Publisher Methuen

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About the book

At a party in the Hollywood Hills, Stephen Monk finds his wife in the arms of another man. Betrayed and furious, he packs his belongings and returns to the home he was born in. There he begins to retrace the steps that have brought him to this crisis. He is reminded of his own betrayals and weaknesses. But most of all, the memory of his lost love, Elizabeth Rydal, haunts him. Can he forgive his wife, and most importantly, himself?

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About the Author

Christopher Isherwood

Christopher Isherwood was an Anglo-American novelist, playwright, screenwriter, autobiographer, and diarist.


His best-known works include Goodbye to Berlin(1939), a semi-autobiographical novel which inspired the musical Cabaret; A Single Man (1964) adapted as a film by Tom Ford in 2009; and Christopher and His Kind (1976), a memoir which carried him into the heart of the Gay Liberation movement.

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  • Book Condition & Notes

    A good first edition, in the original binding. The top and bottom of the spine have lost the blue coloration. In a fair, unclipped dust wrapper, with a chip missing at the top of the spine, a large tear at the bottom of the spine, and wear along the edges.

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