Mr Fox is a spiv, dealing in second-hand cars and black-market food, and skilled in bending the law. When a woman and her young daughter are deserted at the start of World War II, he offers them a roof over their heads, and a shared, if dubious future.
"Let us make no bones about it: Barbara Comyns is one of our most original talents." - Anthony Burgess
Used availability for Barbara Comyns's Mr. Fox
March 1988 : UK Hardback
June 1987 : UK Hardback
July 1993 : UK Paperback