A Dark Stranger (Pushkin Collection)

A Dark Stranger (Pushkin Collection)

Julien Gracq


From the instant he arrives at a sublime seashore inn together with his lover, Allan unsettles and obsesses the opposite site visitors. Elusive, equivocal, appealing, he lives, gambles, swims and dances with a wierd fierceness that they locate intoxicating. quickly he even haunts their dreams.
one after the other, every one visitor is fatally interested in Allan. And, because the hazy August warmth fades and summer season involves an finish, they gravitate in the direction of self-destruction.
wealthy, lushly poetic, A darkish Stranger is a dreamlike portrayal of lives lived at the fringe of the abyss.

Pushkin assortment variations function a spare, dependent sequence variety and greater, sturdy components. The assortment is typeset in Monotype Baskerville, litho-printed on Munken top class White Paper and notch-bound via the independently owned printer TJ overseas in Padstow. The covers, with French flaps, are published on Colorplan Pristine White Paper. either paper and canopy board are acid-free and woodland Stewardship Council (FSC) qualified.

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