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Book Information: Swimming Pool Library, the

Swimming Pool Library, the (1988) [Novel]
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An enthralling, darkly erotic novel of homosexuality before the scourge of AIDS; an elegy, possessed of chilling clarity, for ways of life that can no longer be lived with impunity. It focuses on the friendship of two men: William Beckwith, a young gay aristocrat who leads a life of privilege and promiscuity, and the elderly Lord Nantwich, an old Africa hand, searching for someone to write his biography and inherit his traditions.

Original title: The Swimming Pool Library
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGay & LesbianGay Male

Edition #1: Swimming Pool Library, the

Swimming Pool Library, the (1988)
Awards: Lambda Literary Award: Gay Menís First Novel (1988)
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Language: English

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