A Room with a View (Barnes & Noble Classics Series)

A Room with a View (Barnes & Noble Classics Series)

E. M. Forster

a captivating story of the conflict among bourgeois repression and radical romanticism, E. M. Forster’s 3rd novel has lengthy been the preferred of his early works. a tender lady, Lucy Honeychurch, and her chaperon—products of right Edwardian England—visit a tempestuous, passionate Italy. Their “room with a view” lets them investigate a global a long way diverse from their very own, an international unconcerned with conference, unfettered through social rituals, and unafraid of emotion. quickly Lucy unearths herself sure to an evidently “unsuitable” guy, the melancholic George Emerson, whose incorrect advances she dare no longer publicize. again domestic, her buddy and mentor Charlotte Bartlett and her mom, try and manage her into marriage with the extra “appropriate” yet smotheringly boring Cecil Vyse, whose surname indicates the imprisoning impression he may have on Lucy’s spirit.

A colourful gallery of characters, together with George’s riotously humorous father, Lucy’s sullen brother, the novelist Eleanor Lavish, and the reverend Mr. Beebe, line up on both sides, and A Room with a View unfolds as a delightfully satiric comedy of manners and an immensely pleasing love tale.

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