The Comedians

The Comedians

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by Graham Greene
     
 

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Greene's novels are unusual combinations of psychological studies, adventure thrillers, and / or essays on moral and theological dilemmas. 8 cassettes.  See more details below

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Greene's novels are unusual combinations of psychological studies, adventure thrillers, and / or essays on moral and theological dilemmas. 8 cassettes.

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Library Journal
Greene's 1967 novel features three characters-a hotelier, an American idealist, and a confidence man-en route to the corrupt Haiti of Papa Doc. Copyright 2005 Reed Business Information.
From the Publisher
"Graham Greene arouses responses of curiosity and attention comparable to those set up by Malraux... Faulkner and Hemingway."
New Statesman

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780143039198
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
02/28/2005
Series:
Penguin Classics Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
261,922
Product dimensions:
5.09(w) x 7.72(h) x 0.58(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

GRAHAM GREENE was born in 1904. He worked as a journalist and critic, and in 1940 became literary editor of the Spectator. He was later employed by the Foreign Office. As well as his many novels, Graham Greene wrote several collections of short stories, four travel books, six plays, three books of autobiography, two of biography and four books for children. He also wrote hundreds of essays, and film and book reviews. Graham Greene was a member of the Order of Merit and a Companion of Honour. He died in April 1991.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
October 2, 1904
Date of Death:
April 3, 1991
Place of Birth:
Berkhamsted, England
Place of Death:
Vevey, Switzerland
Education:
Balliol College, Oxford

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