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Set in Europe in the aftermath of the Second World War, the nine stories in this glittering collection reflect on the foibles and dilemmas of human relationships. An English family goes to the south of France for the sake of the father s health, and to get away from an England of rationing and poverty. A displaced person turned French soldier in Algeria now makes a living as an actor in Paris. A group of selfish English expatriates on the Italian Riviera are incredulous that Mussolini and the Germans may affect their lives. ...

From the Fifteenth District 2001, Emblem Editions

ISBN-13: 9780771032936

Trade paperback

From the Fifteenth District 1986, MacMillan Publishing Company

ISBN-13: 9780839828976

Trade paperback

From the Fifteenth District 1980, Jonathan Cape Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780224017923