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The End of the Affair By Graham Greene

The End of the Affair by Graham Greene

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Maurice Bendrix's love affair with his friend's wife, Sarah, had begun in London during the Blitz. One day, inexplicably and without warning, Sarah had broken off the relationship. Two years later, driven by obsessive jealousy and grief, Bendrix sends Parkis, a private detective, to follow Sarah.

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The End of the Affair by Graham Greene

The tortured love affair between novelist Maurice Bendrix and Sarah, the wife of a civil servant, reaches its height during the Blitz. Then, without any explanation, Sarah breaks off the relationship. Two years later, his jealousy and grief reawakened by a chance encounter, Bendrix hires a private detective to follow Sarah. As his love turns into obsession, Bendrix begins to question everything he has ever believed in. The End of the Affair is perhaps Greene's most personal and intense novel.

About Graham Greene

Graham Greene was born in 1904. He worked for four years as a sub-editor at the Times and found success with his fourth novel, STAMBOUL TRAIN. In 1940 he became literary editor of the Spectator, undertaking work for the Foreign Office the following year. As well as his many novels, he also wrote collections of short stories, travel books and plays. When he died in 1991 Kingsley Amis said: 'Until today, he was our greatest living novelist.'

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The End of the Affair by Graham Greene
Used - Very Good
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