Harry Wilbourne and his lover Charlotte escape from the snare of Chicago and the security that the city holds after he has performed an abortion on her. But the shades of the prison house, of death, seem to close around them as they turn their backs on life to conserve their love.
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"There is no writer living who can play upon a scene the rich and Rembrandtesque flame that Faulkner commands" ( Evening Standard)
"His prose style is all his own, often sensuously alert, evocative, graceful" ( Daily Telegraph)
"Lays to rest any doubts that Faulkner could write a powerful love story" ( Washington Post)
"There is an extraordinary vigor and power in his writing, a feverish urge toward description in which words combine in a dense web of meaning" ( Chicago Tribune)
In a feverishly beautiful novel, Faulkner interweaves two narratives, each subtly illuminating the other
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