The Secret History : From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Goldfinch-9780140167771

The Secret History : From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Goldfinch

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by Tartt, Donna | Fiction & related items
Published 27/05/1993 by Penguin Books Ltd in the United Kingdom
Paperback | 640 pages


THE BESTSELLER THAT DEFINED AN AGE'Everything, somehow, fit together; some sly and benevolent Providence was revealing itself by degrees and I felt myself trembling on the brink of a fabulous discovery, as though any morning it was all going to come together---my future, my past, the whole of my life---and I was going to sit up in bed like a thunderbolt and say oh! oh! oh!'Under the influence of a charismatic classics professor, a group of clever, eccentric misfits at a New England college discover a way of thought and life a world away from their banal contemporaries. But their search for the transcendent leads them down a dangerous path, beyond human constructs of morality.

'Haunting, compelling and brilliant' The Times'Irresistible and seductive' Guardian'Enthralling... Forceful, cerebral and impeccably controlled' New York Times