Amory Blaine, intent on rebelling against his staid, Midwestern upbringing, longs to acquire the patina of Eastern sophistication.
In his quest for sexual and intellectual enlightenment, he progresses through a series of relationships, until he is cast out into the real world.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 304 pages
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 25/01/2001
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780141185576