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The Only Story

The Only Story


Julian Barnes

ISBN: 9781473554795
Year of publication: 2018

Julian Barnes THE ONLY STORY to Hermione Novel: A small tale, generally of love. Samuel Johnson A Dictionary of the English Language 1755 ONE Would you rather love the more, and suffer the more or love the less, and suffer the less That is, I think, finally, the only real question. You may point out correctly that it isnt a real question. Because we dont have the choice. If we had the choice, then there would be a question. But we dont, so there isnt. Who can control how much they love If you ...

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The Noise of Time

The Noise of Time


Julian Barnes

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Year of publication: 2016

Julian Barnes The Noise of Time About the Book In May 1937 a man in his early thirties waits by the lift of a Leningrad apartment block. He waits all through the night, expecting to be taken away to the Big House. Any celebrity he has known in the previous decade is no use to him now. And few who are taken to the Big House ever return. So begins Julian Barness first novel since his Booker-winning The Sense of an Ending. A story about the collision of Art and Power, about human compromise, human ...

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Flaubert's Parrot

Flaubert's Parrot


Julian Barnes

ISBN: 9780307797858
Year of publication: 2011

Julian Barnes FLAUBERTS PARROT To Pat When you write the biography of a friend, you must do it as if you were taking revenge for him. Flaubert, letter to Ernest Feydeau, 1872 Note I am grateful to James Fenton and the Salamander Press for permission to reprint the lines from A German Requiem on this page. The translations in this book are by Geoffrey Braithwaite though he would have been lost without the impeccable example of Francis Steegmuller. J.B. 1 Flauberts Parrot Six North Africans were ...

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The Sense of an Ending

The Sense of an Ending


Julian Barnes

ISBN: 9780224094153
Year of publication: 2011

Julian Barnes THE SENSE OF AN ENDING for Pat About the Book Tony Webster and his clique first met Adrian Finn at school. Sex-hungry and book-hungry, they would navigate the girl-less sixth form together, trading in affectations, in-jokes, rumour and wit. Maybe Adrian was a little more serious than the others, certainly more intelligent, but they all swore to stay friends for life. Now Tony is retired. Hes had a career and a single marriage, a calm divorce. Hes certainly never tried to hurt ...

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The Sense of an Ending

The Sense of an Ending


Julian Barnes

ISBN: 9780224094153
Year of publication: 2011

Julian Barnes THE SENSE OF AN ENDING for Pat About the Book Tony Webster and his clique first met Adrian Finn at school. Sex-hungry and book-hungry, they would navigate the girl-less sixth form together, trading in affectations, in-jokes, rumour and wit. Maybe Adrian was a little more serious than the others, certainly more intelligent, but they all swore to stay friends for life. Now Tony is retired. Hes had a career and a single marriage, a calm divorce. Hes certainly never tried to hurt ...

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The Sense of an Ending

The Sense of an Ending


Julian Barnes

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Year of publication: 0

ContentsCover About the Book About the Author Also by Julian Barnes Dedication Title Page Chapter One Chapter Two CopyrightAbout the BookTony Webster and his clique first met Adrian Finn at school. Sex-hungry and book-hungry, they would navigate the girl-less sixth form together, trading in affectations, in-jokes, rumour and wit. Maybe Adrian was a little more serious than the others, certainly more intelligent, but they all swore to stay friends for life.Now Tony is retired. Hes had a career ...

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The Sense of an Ending

The Sense of an Ending


Julian Barnes

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Julian Barnes The Sense of an Ending 2011 for Pat ONE I remember, in no particular order: a shiny inner wrist steam rising from a wet sink as a hot frying pan is laughingly tossed into it gouts of sperm circling a plughole, before being sluiced down the full length of a tall house a river rushing nonsensically upstream, its wave and wash lit by half a dozen chasing torchbeams another river, broad and grey, the direction of its flow disguised by a stiff wind exciting the surface bathwater long ...

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Pulse

Pulse


Julian Barnes

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Julian Barnes Pulse Copyright Julian Barnes 2011 for Pat East Wind, Trespass, The Limner and Complicity first appeared in The New Yorker At Phil and Joannas 1: 6040 and Sleeping with John Updike in the Guardian At Phil and Joannas 2: Marmalade in the Sunday Times Harmony in Granta. Marriage Lines began as a radio commission for Alan Howards voice in 2007, and was later published by Granta. ONE East Wind THE PREVIOUS NOVEMBER, a row of wooden beach huts, their paintwork lifted and flaked by the ...

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Arthur & George

Arthur & George


Julian Barnes

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Julian Barnes Arthur George To P.K. ONE Beginnings Arthur A child wants to see. It always begins like this, and it began like this then. A child wanted to see. He was able to walk, and could reach up to a door handle. He did this with nothing that could be called a purpose, merely the instinctive tourism of infancy. A door was there to be pushed he walked in, stopped, looked. There was nobody to observe him he turned and walked away, carefully shutting the door behind him. What he saw there ...

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