Publish date: January 1st 1998
Publisher: Atlas Press
Pages no: 171
Edition language: English
An astonishing post-modern Gothic novel that has to be read more than once, seriously, to be understood and appreciated. When I say you must re-read it, you must; you will simply not "get" it all if you don't.Brush-up on your Bullfinch too.
I didn't have any idea what to expect before reading this but did so solely on the basis of a recommendation from someone whose judgement I trusted and I knew nothing about it or the author. But what a pleasant surprise it was.It was quite a complex narrative structure, with four embedded narratives...