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John Fowles "The French Lieutenant's Woman" 1969 Book Signed Autograph

Fowles, John  The French LieutenantS Woman 1969 Book Signed Autograph
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Fowles, John "The French Lieutenant'S Woman" 1969 Book Signed Autograph
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John Fowles-"The French Lieutenant's Woman"-1969-Little Brown-5 1/2" X 8 1/2"-480 pages-Hardcover Book-With Jacket- Signed By Author.Fowles, John, 1926–2005, English writer, b. Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, grad. Oxford, 1950. A complex, cerebral writer and a superb storyteller, Fowles was interested in manipulating the novel as a genre. His central philosophical preoccupation involved the conflict between free will and determinism. His first published novel, The Collector (1963; film 1965), is a study of a clerk who is psychologically impelled to kidnap and murder—that is, “collect”—a girl to whom he is attracted. The Magus (1966, film 1968, rev. ed. 1977) tells of its young protagonist's struggle with the powerful and mysterious title character, the ruler of a Greek island who has garnered a cult following. His best-known work, The French Lieutenant's Woman (1969; film 1981) is a multilayered “Victorian” novel that has three alternate endings; it reflects a modern self-consciousness about 19th-century England and the form of the novel itself. Fowles also wrote The Aristos: A Self-Portrait in Ideas (1964) and other nonfiction works; The Ebony Tower (1974), a collection of stories; and the novels Daniel Martin (1977), Mantissa (1982), and A Maggot (1985).The book has been autographed on the title page by John Fowles...........BOTH BOOK AND AUTOGRAPH ARE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.JACKET HAS WEAR....................