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Books The World in the Evening

Author
Thumb_7fda6d4362011ff9f670c81373a7232f Christopher Isherwood
Year
1954
Publisher
Methuen

Our Thoughts

The World in the Evening reads rather like a satire on Isherwood’s earlier novels. Elizabeth and Stephen are caricatures: the insipid martyr and the painfully blithe young man. His weakest novel, but Isherwood nonetheless.

— Lily Power