The naive and sentimental lover

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Curley Pub. , South Yarmouth, MA
Large type
Statementby John Le Carré.
SeriesEagle large print
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6062.E33 N35 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination556 p. (large print) ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1554723M
ISBN 100792710053, 0792710061
LC Control Number91034852

The Naive and Sentimental Lover book. Read 94 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Aldo Cassidy is the naive and sentimental lover.

A /5. Moving out of the suspense field while retaining some high-handed elements of surmise, almost closer to John Fowles in its dramatic largesse, this is the story of another self-styled magus and his interreaction with his opposite following an overreaching construct derived from Schiller about the naive and sentimental lovers of the title.

Thus on the one hand you have Cassidy who at 38 has. The Naïve and Sentimental Lover is John le Carré's sixth novel and his only non-genre novel. The story has autobiographical elements, as it is based on the author's relationship with James and Susan Kennaway following the breakdown of le Carré's first marriage.

The novel was published in Author: John le Carré. From the New York Times bestselling author of Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy; The Spy Who Came in from the Cold; and The Night Manager, now a television series starring Tom Hiddleston. John le Carré’s new novel, A Legacy of Spies, is now available.

"I have visited bohemia and got away unscathed." Aldo Cassidy is an entrepreneurial genius. At thirty-nine, he dominates the baby pram market and /5(35).

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Nearly thirty years later, an increasing number of le Carré fans have come to applaud his versatility, and treasure this tale for the qualities they have discerned in all his novels: a constant pulse of humor, great humanity, and a page 2/5(3). The Naive and Sentimental Lover feels like something that had been building up in Le Carré for a long while and he needed to get out into the world regardless of how it would be received, a last youthful fling at being experimental with both his writing and in life in general, being part of the Age of Aquarius and attempting to escape his.

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From the New York Times bestselling author of Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy; The Spy Who Came in from the Cold; and The Night Manager, now a television series starring Tom Hiddleston. John le Carré’s new novel, A Legacy of Spies, is now available.

“I have visited bohemia and got away unscathed.”. Aldo Cassidy is the naive and sentimental lover. A successful, judicious man, he is wrenched away from the ordered certainties of his life by a sudden encounter with Shamus, a wild, carousing artist and Helen, his nakedly alluring wife.

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The Naive and Sentimental Lover (Book): Le Carré, John: Aldo Cassidy is the naive and sentimental lover. A successful, judicious man, he is wrenched away from the ordered certainties of his life by a sudden encounter with Shamus, a wild, carousing artist and Helen, his nakedly alluring wife.

Cassidy, plunged into a whirlpool of recklessness and spontaneity, becomes a man bewildered and. The basic story of The Naive and Sentimental Lover is a familiar one – it’s about a bourgeois male who is successful in his life but still suffers from its essential emptiness and finds himself seduced by the bohemian lifestyle (represented here by a married couple rather than the more customary single femme fatale) to which he eventually /5(8).

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At thirty-nine, he dominates the baby pram Brand: Penguin Publishing Group.

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The Naive and Sentimental lover is l love story about 38 year old man who has had phenomenal success in business and not so in his life. Suddenly and overwhelmingly he falls in love with a couple and their life style and the way they feel From hs first surreal meeting with Shamus and Helen at night, in a great, deserted English country house to.Moving away from spies and suspense, The Naïve and Sentimental Lover was one of John le Carré’s first books that can be seen as non-genre.

Read on for my thoughts, and also a special announcement at the end! The plot: Aldo Cassidy is a cautious man. About the Book. John le Carre's "The Naive and Sentimental Lover" offers a dark and ribald send-up of both middle-class and bohemian pretensions that will astonish and delight his many fans.

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