The Green Knight

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Author(s): Iris Murdoch
Original Publish Date: Jan 01, 1995
Product Number: EB00394365
Released: Jun 05, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781101501641
Publisher: Penguin Books
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Description

Full of suspense, humor, and symbolism, this magnificently crafted and magical novel replays biblical and medieval themes in contemporary London. An attempt by the sharp, feral, and uncommonly intelligent Lucas Graffe to murder his sensual and charismatic half-brother Clement is interrupted by a stranger-whom Lucas strikes and leaves for dead. When the stranger mysteriously reappears, with specific demands for reparation, the Graffes' circle of idiosyncratic family and friends is disrupted-for the demands are bizarre, intrusive, and ultimately fatal.

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