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The Adaptable Man

(1965)
A novel by

 
 
Beneath the seemingly tranquil surface of an old English village lie murder, incest, and mystery. Alwyn Maude, a handsome young man, commits a senseless murder - a horrifying fact that somehow seems quintessentially modern. Alwyn is contrasted against his antiquated father and uncle, revealing the tensions between past and present and the shortcomings of both.

    

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Used availability for Janet Frame's The Adaptable Man

Paperback Editions

August 1992 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Adaptable Man: A Novel
Author(s): Janet Frame
ISBN: 0-8076-1285-5 / 978-0-8076-1285-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: George Braziller
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