Comedy of modern manners, set in Perthshire. In a world where everything is for sale, a London financier tries to buy the wife of a Scots laird, an MP gets "carried away", and love and lust are hard to distinguish. By the author of "The Sins of the Father" (Booker Prize shortlist 1991).
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Allan Massie is the award-winning author of many novels, including his Roman Quartet - Antony, Augustus, Tiberius and Caesar - as well as several works of non-fiction. He lives in the Scottish Borders and writes for the Daily Telegraph and the Scotsman.
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