Anthony Powell's inimitable 12 novel sequence chronicles the lives of over 300 characters, and is a unique evocation of life in twentieth-century England. It is unrivalled for its scope, its humour and the enormous pleasure it has given to generations.
Recommended to Heywood Hill by:
Joanna Lumley - “Which I read every year; like painting the Forth Bridge… I am under the spell of his writing”
Also chosen by Bruce Arnold, George Herrick, Fiona Da Rin, Giles Frank, Paul Gretch, Michael M. Thomas & Andrew Cowley
The Heywood Hill 500: a single most affecting book chosen by our customers