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The Swimming Pool Season

The Swimming Pool Season

Author: Rose Tremain
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After the collapse of 'Aquazure', his swimming pool construction business, Larry and Miriam Kendall have exiled themselves to a sleepy French village. When Miriam is summoned to her mother's deathbed in Oxford, Larry begins to formulate a dazzling new idea: the creation of the most beautiful, the most artistic swimming pool of all. Around them, Rose Tremain weaves the intricate fabric of the lives of two communities: Miriam's mother, Leni, clever, beautiful and arrogant. Polish Nadia, tortured by the passions of her sad and guilty past. Gervaise the peasant woman - content with her boisterous German lover and confused husband. And the young tearaway Xavier, in love with the virginal Agnes. First published 1985.
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General Fields

  • : 9780099428251
  • : Vintage
  • : Vintage
  • : May 2003
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Rose Tremain
  • : Paperback
  • : JULY03
  • : 823.914
  • : 288