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By E.M. Forster

ISBN-10: 0486284670

ISBN-13: 9780486284675

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In universal with a lot of his different writing, this paintings via the eminent English novelist and essayist E. M. Forster (1879-1970) screens an strangely perceptive view of British society within the early twentieth century. Written in 1908, A Room with a View is a social comedy set in Florence, Italy, and Surrey, England. Its heroine, Lucy Honeychurch, suffering opposed to straitlaced Victorian attitudes of vanity, narrow-mindedness and snobbery, falls in love-while on vacation in Italy-with the socially improper George Emerson.
Caught up in a claustrophobic international of pretentiousness and stress, Lucy eventually rejects her fiancé, Cecil Vyse, and chooses, as a substitute, to wed her real love, the younger guy whose experience of freedom and absence of artificiality turned obvious to her within the Italian pensione the place they first met. This vintage exploration of ardour, human nature and social conference is reprinted right here whole and unabridged.

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