Loving; Living; Party Going

Henry Green - Author

John Updike - Introduction by

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ISBN 9780140186918 | 528 pages | 01 Feb 1993 | Penguin Classics | 5.11 x 7.75in | 18 - AND UP
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This volume brings together three of Henry Green’s intensely original novels: Loving brilliantly contrasts the lives of servants and masters in an Irish castle during World War II; Living those of workers and owners in a Birmingham iron foundry; Party Going presents a party of wealthy travelers stranded by fog in a London railway hotel while throngs of workers await trains in the station below.
"His novels made more of a stylistic impact upon me than those of any writer living or dead."
      --John Updike

"Green's novels reproduce as few do the actual sensation of living."
      --Elizabeth Bowen