John Brown's Body - Barker, A L

"An extraordinary achievement." (A. S. Byatt). John Brown's Body, first published in 1969, was A.L. Barker's fourth novel and was shortlisted for the second annual Booker Prize in 1970. Marise Tomelty is the young wife of a travelling salesman, who dislikes sex and is terrified of open spaces. Ralph Shilling, a dealer in pesticides, lives in the ... Read More

John Brown's Body 1999, Virago Press (UK)

ISBN-13: 9781860497209

Trade paperback

John Brown's Body 1989, Arena Arrow, London / London

ISBN-13: 9780099560104

Mass-market paperback

John Brown's Body 1969, The Hogarth Press Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780701203276