The Swimming-Pool Library, Paperback Book

The Swimming-Pool Library Paperback

Share

Description

Young, gay, William Beckwith spends his time, and his trust fund, idly cruising London for erotic encounters.

When he saves the life of an elderly man in a public convenience an unlikely job opportunity presents itself - the man, Lord Nantwich, is seeking a biographer.

Will agrees to take a look at Nantwich's diaries. But in the story he unravels, a tragedy of twentieth-century gay repression, lurk bitter truths about Will's own privileged existence.

Information

£8.99

£7.98

Free delivery within the UK
Free
Standard Delivery
Within the UK

Also by Alan Hollinghurst   |  View all