A Meeting by the River Paperback / softback
Breaking a long silence Oliver, a young Englishman, writes to his elder brother, Patrick.
Oliver, the idealistic younger brother is living in a Hindu Monastery and has decided to take his final monastic vows.
Patrick, a successful, long-married publisher, newly in love with a boy in Los Angeles, decides to visit Oliver to persuade him not renounce the world. First published in 1967, A Meeting by the River exposes the complex rivalries of sibling relationships and dramatises the conflict between sexuality and spirituality.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 192 pages
- Publisher: Vintage Publishing
- Publication Date: 01/11/2012
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780099561095
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