A Handful of Dust

By Evelyn Waugh (Hardcover Book, 2012)
After seven years of marriage, the beautiful Lady Brenda Last has grown bored with life at Hetton Abbey, the Gothic mansion that is the pride and joy of her husband, Tony. She drifts into an affair with the shallow socialite John Beaver and forsakes Tony for the Belgravia set. In a novel that combines tragedy, comedy, and savage irony, Evelyn Waugh indelibly captures the irresponsible mood of the "crazy and sterile generation" between the wars.
  • Little, Brown and Company
    • Format: Hardcover Book

    • Price: $29.99 US

    • ISBN-13: 9780316216272

    • On Sale Date: 12/11/2012

    • Publisher: Little, Brown and Company

    • Imprint: Little, Brown and Company

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After seven years of marriage, the beautiful Lady Brenda Last has grown bored with life at Hetton Abbey, the Gothic mansion that is the pride and joy of her husband, Tony. She drifts into an affair with the shallow socialite John Beaver and forsakes Tony for the Belgravia set. In a novel that combines tragedy, comedy, and savage irony, Evelyn Waugh indelibly captures the irresponsible mood of the "crazy and sterile generation" between the wars.

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A Handful of Dust
  • Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
  • Price: $29.99 US
  • Pages: 288
  • Physical Dimensions: 6" x 9-1/4"
  • ISBN-13: 9780316216272
  • On Sale Date: 12/11/2012
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