Book Two in Jane Gardam's Old Filth TrilogyThe New York Times called Sir Edward Feathers one of the most memorable characters in modern literature. A lyrical novel that recalls his fully lived life, Old Filth has been acclaimed as Jane Gardam?s masterpiece, a book where life and art merge. And now that beautiful, haunting novel has been joined by a companion that also bursts with humor and wisdom: The Man in the Wooden Hat.Old Filth was Eddie?s s...
By Jane Gardam
Paperback: 233 pages
Publisher: Europa Editions; 1st edition (October 27, 2009)
Product Dimensions: 5.3 x 0.7 x 8.2 inches
Amazon Rank: 236432
Format: PDF ePub djvu book
The story setting alternates between colonial Hong Kong and London in the period prior to Hong Kong’s independence from Britain. It’s primarily a love story between Betty Mackintosh, who was raised in a Japanese internment camp after losing her paren