The Last Gentleman: A Novel (Paperback)

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Will Barrett is a 25-year-old wanderer from the South living in New York City, detached from his roots and with no plans for the future, until the purchase of a telescope sets off a romance and changes his life forever.

About the Author

Walker Percy wrote several books, many of them bestsellers, and is considered one of the greatest American writers of our time. His books include The Moviegoer and Love in the Ruins.

Praise For…

“Brilliant...It shimmers with the chaste and civilized ornaments of irony, understatement, and compassion.” —Time

Product Details
ISBN: 9780312243081
ISBN-10: 0312243081
Publisher: Picador
Publication Date: September 4th, 1999
Pages: 416
Language: English