• Boyd, Martin - The Cardboard Crown
Mass market paperback. Condition: Very good. Published by Penguin (Australian) 1964, 1st revised. (Edgewear, back corner crease.) , by Martin Boyd. ... THE CARDBOARD CROWN reconstructs the life of Alice, the grandmother of the narrator, Guy Langton. In a brilliant synthesis of her secret diaries, Guy's own memories and those of his Uncle Arthur, the complex fate is elucidated of the Langton family who are unable to be at home either with the easy coarseness of Australians or the bloodless formalities of the English. This is the crowning work of a novelist of masterly technique, revealing subtle depths of character and motive below the fresh surfaces of a beautifully lucid style. ... [Fiction]

Boyd, Martin - The Cardboard Crown

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