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The Boarding House by William Trevor - a darkly comic novel by one of the world's best writers William Bird has always taken in boarders who are on the fringes of society: the petty conman, the immigrant who's never been able to fit in, the blustering officer who really doesn't know what's what , and the just plain lonely. He's built a unique place with a unique atmosphere. But then he realizes he's dying, and he decides to leave the place to the two tenants likely to cause the greatest amount of trouble, and the whole ...

The Boarding House 2014, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780241969274


The Boarding-House 1995, Penguin Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780140107494

Trade paperback

The Boarding House 1983, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780140063363

New edition

Mass-market paperback

The Boarding House 1980, The Bodley Head Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780370302751

New impression


The Boarding-House 1965, Viking Books

ISBN-13: 9780670176922

Trade paperback