By (author) Alasdair Gray
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Poor Things by Alasdair Gray
Book DescriptionWhat strange secret made rich, beautiful, tempestuous Bella Baxter irresistible to the poor Scottish medical student Archie McCandless? Was it her mysterious origin in the home of his monstrous friend Godwin Baxter, the genius whose voice could perforate eardrums? This story of true love and scientific daring whirls the reader from the private operating-theatres of late-Victorian Glasgow through aristocratic casinos, low-life Alexandria and a Parisian bordello, reaching an interrupted climax in a Scottish church.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780747562283
(198mm x 129mm x 22mm)
Imprint: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publish Date: 4-Nov-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Alasdair Gray
Lanark, Paperback (September 2016)
'The best Scottish novelist since Sir Walter Scott' ANTHONY BURGESS This cornerstone epic is now available as a beautiful canon with an introduction by William Boyd
Lanark: A Life in Three Acts, Paperback (September 2015)
A young man arrives in a dying city with seashells in his pockets. He doesn't know who he is, or how he got here. He goes by the only name he can think of: Lanark.
Every Short Story by Alasdair Gray 1951-2012, Paperback (April 2015)
Includes sixteen tales that were published by in 1983 with the title Unlikely Stories, Mostly. This collection also has fifty-seven tales from later books.
Independence, Paperback (June 2014)» View all books by Alasdair Gray
A polemic on the case for Scottish independence by the writer, artist, thinker and cultural icon, Alasdair Gray.
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Author Biography - Alasdair Gray
Alasdair Gray won the the Whitbread and Guardian Awards for POOR THINGS. He is also the author of THE BOOK OF PREFACES, the story-collection, TEN TALES TALL AND TRUE, and the groundbreaking modern classic, LANARK.
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