The sensationist

by Charles Palliser

Publisher: Ballantine Books in New York

Written in English
Cover of: The sensationist | Charles Palliser
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Edition Notes

StatementCharles Palliser.
LC ClassificationsPR6066.A43 S46 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination153 p. ;
Number of Pages153
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1899918M
ISBN 100345369580
LC Control Number90093534

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The Sensationist book. Read 12 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Beginning a tormented search for anonymous sensual pleasure, David I can't imagine two more disparate books than Palliser's first and second novels.

I haven't   What does a writer do for an encore when his first book, The Quincunx (LJ 12/89), was an epic re-creation of a 19th-century English novel.

Palliser returns with a slim volume that owes more to Kafka than Dickens. The titular sensationist is a modern everyman named David who takes an unspecified job in a nameless  › Books › Literature & Fiction › British & Irish.

The book initially put me off, as I am a great admirer of his longer complex period pieces. The book quickly will change a reader's mind for it is clever, uniquely presented, and like all of this man's work, brilliantly executed.

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Palliser generally are closer to or well in excess of hundred pages. Having been through, "The Quincunx" and "The Unburied", I found, "The Sensationist", and at a miniscule pages and thought I had stumbled upon another Author of the same :// Charles Palliser.

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Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Sensationist; After the incredibly rich and complicated achievement of _The Quincunx_, which "out-Dickensed Dickens," this short novel comes as a dash of ice water. The narration is cool, distant, and The Sensationist; The Unburied Buy this book.

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This magazine and By: Mary Elizabeth Braddon () This is one of the Victorian “Sensationist” Mary Elizabeth Braddon's many novels (best known among them: “Lady Audley’s Secret”). It is extremely well written, fluid, humorous and, in places, self-mocking: one of the main characters is a Sensation The motifs of the-woman-with-a-secret, adultery, and death are classic “sensationist” material.

Yet this is also a self-consciously favorite favorite favorite favorite favorite (2 reviews) Topics: LibriVox, audio book, fiction, historical-fiction, literature, romance Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text?&sort=-downloads&page= The book has been read, but is in excellent condition.

Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Codice articolo GOR Informazioni sul venditore | Contattare il venditore 2. The Sensationist (Picador Books) Palliser, Charles. ISBN ISBN Antico o usato This is the story of a disastrous love affair, told against the background of a cold Northern city.

David, the self-serving sensationist of the title, is a newcomer to the city and daily life is viewed through his cool foreign eye. But when David meets Lucy, everything This is one of the Victorian “Sensationist” Mary Elizabeth Braddon's many novels (best known among them: “Lady Audley’s Secret”).

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