A Handful of Dust Paperback
by Evelyn Waugh
Part of the Penguin Essentials series
'A whole Gothic world had come to grief . . .'Beautiful Lady Brenda Last lives at Hetton Abbey, a crumbling Gothic monstrosity that is her husband Tony's pride and joy.
Bored and restless after seven years of marriage, she drifts into an affair with a worthless young socialite.
Abandoning the country for the glamorous yet shallow London scene, Brenda imagines divorce will bring happiness.
Instead she and Tony feel lost and isolated - victims of the wreckless times in which they live . . .
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 320 pages
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 14/08/2014
- Category: Classic fiction (pre c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780241970553
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