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Christopher Isherwood

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  • The Sixtiesby Christopher Isherwood

    HarperCollins 2010; US$ 16.99

    This second volume of Christopher Isherwood's remarkable diaries opens on his fifty-sixth birthday, as the fifties give way to the decade of social and sexual revolution. Isherwood takes the reader from the bohemian sunshine of Southern California to a London finally swinging free of post-war gloom, to the racy cosmopolitanism of New York and to the... more...

  • Liberationby Christopher Isherwood

    HarperCollins 2012; US$ 16.99

    Candid and revealing, the final volume of Christopher Isherwood's diaries brings together his thoughts on life, love, and death. Beginning in the period of his life when he wrote Kathleen and Frank , his first intensely personal book, Liberation: Diaries 1970?1983 intimately and wittily records Isherwood's immersion in the 1970s art scene in Los... more...

  • Kathleen and Frankby Christopher Isherwood

    Random House 2013; US$ 12.73

    This is the story of Christopher Isherwood's parents - their meeting in 1895, marriage in 1903 after his father had returned from the Boer War, and his father's death in an assault on Ypres in 1915, which left his mother a widow until her own death in 1960. As well as a family memoir, it is a social history of a period of striking change, and a portrait... more...

  • Lost Yearsby Christopher Isherwood

    Random House 2013; US$ 16.99

    Christopher Isherwood settled in California in 1939 and spent the war years writing for Hollywood, but by 1945 he had all but ceased to write fiction and even abandoned his habit of keeping a diary. Instead he embarked on a life of frantic socialising and drinking. Looking back from the 1970s, Isherwood recreated these years from personal memories... more...

  • A Meeting by the Riverby Christopher Isherwood

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2013; US$ 14.99

    Isherwood?s final work of fiction?an epistolary novel that explores sexual identity and Eastern mysticism After a long separation, two English brothers meet in India. Oliver, the idealistic younger brother, prepares to take his final vows as a Hindu monk. Patrick, a successful publisher with a wife and children in London and a male lover in... more...

  • The World in the Eveningby Christopher Isherwood

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2013; US$ 15.99

    A deeply introspective book about war, religion, and sexuality    Against the backdrop of World War II, The World in the Evening charts the emotional development of Stephen Monk, an aimless Englishman living in California. After his second marriage suddenly ends, Stephen finds himself living with a relative in a small Pennsylvania Quaker town,... more...

  • Kathleen and Frankby Christopher Isherwood

    Random House 2013; US$ 5.80

    This is the story of Christopher Isherwood's parents - their meeting in 1895, marriage in 1903 after his father had returned from the Boer War, and his father's death in an assault on Ypres in 1915, which left his mother a widow until her own death in 1960. As well as a family memoir, it is a social history of a period of striking change, and a portrait... more...

  • Down There on a Visitby Christopher Isherwood

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2013; US$ 17.99

    Consisting of four accounts of encounters with four male characters, each of them visited by a different Christopher Isherwood, and each set in a different time and place?Berlin in the 1920s (overlapping the time period of the Berlin Stories), the Greek Isles in the early 1930s, London in the late 1930s and California in 1940?this acclaimed novel... more...

  • The Memorialby Christopher Isherwood

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2013; US$ 17.99

    With The Memorial , Christopher Isherwood began his lifelong work of rewriting his own experiences into witty yet almost forensic portraits of modern society. Set in the aftermath of World War I, The Memorial portrays the dissolution of a tradition-bound English family. Cambridge student Eric Vernon finds himself torn between his desire to emulate... more...

  • My Guru and His Discipleby Christopher Isherwood

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2013; US$ 8.99

    My Guru and His Disciple is a sweetly modest and honest portrait of Isherwood's spiritual instructor, Swami Prabhavananda, the Hindu priest who guided Isherwood for some thirty years. It is also a book about the often amusing and sometimes painful counterpoint between worldliness and holiness in Isherwood's own life. Sexual sprees, all-night drinking... more...