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The hothouse by the East River

Muriel Spark

The hothouse by the East River

by Muriel Spark

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Published by Granada in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, London , Macmillan, 1973.

StatementMuriel Spark.
The Physical Object
Pagination139p. ;
Number of Pages139
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15082182M
ISBN 100586055592
OCLC/WorldCa16599706

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The Hothouse by the East River by Muriel Spark - Good Ordered from Midlothian Library, this turned up much faster than I expected, good job my previous book was a light hearted page turner.

This is a very strange little book. Elsa sits by the window of their New York apartment staring at the East River/5.

The Hothouse by the East River by Muriel Spark; (4*) WOW!~. This book is a real trip. I felt as if I was back in the early 70s and in my own little world. I can see my brain thinking like this but I cannot imagine how having the ability to put it on down on paper. Marvelously done by Spark!/5(8).

The Hothouse by the East River by Muriel Spark; (4*) WOW!~. This book is a real trip. I felt as if I was back in the early 70s and in my own little world. I can see my brain thinking like this but I cannot imagine how having the ability to put it on down on paper. Marvelously done by Spark!/5(8).

The Hothouse by the East River is a delirious satire of superficial urban life in the shadow of one of modern history’s great horrors. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Muriel Spark including rare photos and never-before-seen documents from the author’s archive at the National Library of by: Home» Scotland» Muriel Spark» The Hothouse by the East River.

Muriel Spark: The Hothouse by the East River. Another fun novel from Spark about the decline of Western civilisation and things not being what they seem to be. This one has bemused some readers, perhaps because they read it as a realist novel, which it clearly is not.

Home / Fiction / The Hothouse by the East River. About the Book. During World War II, Elsa and Paul were involved in secret propaganda work in England. It is now and they are living in New York. Elsa is convinced that a German ex-POW – and former lover – who has appeared in New York, may be planning to kill them.

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THE HOTHOUSE BY THE EAST RIVER. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Another of Miss Spark's bad dreams -- a necro-comic commentary on modern psychic comas via a middle-aged pair suspended above New York City. Elsa bothers Paul and Paul nags Elsa.

The Hothouse by the East River is Muriel Spark's "New York" book, begun in the late sixties during the brief period of her life that she lived there, but not finished and published until after she moved to Rome. New York seems not to have agreed with her: According to Martin Stannard's biography, these pages came excruciatingly slowly, were frequently put away to write other novels and.

The Hothouse by the East River by Muriel Spark; (4*) WOW!~. This book is a real trip. I felt as if I was back in the early 70s and in my own little world. I can see my brain thinking like this but I cannot imagine how having the ability to put it on down on paper.

Marvelously done by Spark!/5. These are some of the feverish realities we face (read: embrace) as readers of Muriel Spark’s claustrophobic novel, The Hothouse by the East River. The novel centres around Paul and Elsa Hazlett, a married couple who have settled in s New York City after completing their work as intelligence officers in England during the War.

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Editions for The Hothouse by the East River: (Mass Market Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition publish. Get this from a library. The hothouse by the East River.

[Muriel Spark] -- Touched by madness and haunted by a secret past, Paul and Elsa's relationship reveals that there can be no normality for people who witnessed the worst of war In s New York, Paul and Elsa are.

The Hothouse by the East River is a delirious satire of superficial urban life in the shadow of one of modern history’s great horrors. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Muriel Spark including rare photos and never-before-seen documents from the author’s archive at the National Library of Scotland/5(3).

The Hothouse by the East River By (author) Muriel Spark; Introduction by Ian Rankin; Series edited by Alan Taylor. During World War II, Elsa and Paul were involved in secret propaganda work in England. It is now and they are living in New York. Reviews for The Hothouse by the East River 'As I entered my teens, I developed a taste for more arch, snappy writing and discovered the joys of Muriel Spark.

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In Paul and Elsa are living in New York. In they were both involved in intelligence work in England, and with the arrival in New York of Helmut Kiel, Free shipping over $Chapter One of The Hothouse by the East River by Muriel Spark, with an introduction by Ian Rankin As early asMuriel Spark had a title in mind for a new book.

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