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  • Stoner
    111 kr

    Stoner
    av John Williams

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590171998
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    Discover an American masterpiece. This unassuming story about the life of a quiet English professor has earned the admiration of readers all over the globe. William Stoner is born at the end of the nineteenth century into a dirt-poor Missouri farmin…

  • The Long Ships
    199 kr

    The Long Ships
    av Frans G. Bengtsson

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590173466
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    A beloved Viking saga and masterpiece of historical fiction, The Long Ships is a high spirited adventure that stretches from Scandinavia to Spain, England, Ireland, and beyond. Frans Gunnar Bengtsson's The Long Ships resurrects the fantastic world…

  • Shadows of Carcosa: Tales of Cosmic Horror by Lovecraft, Chambers, Machen, Poe, and Other Masters of the Weird
    181 kr

    Shadows of Carcosa: Tales of Cosmic Horror by Lovecraft, Chambers, Machen, Poe, and Other Masters of the Weird
    av H. P. Lovecraft, R. W. Chambers, Ambrose Bierce

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590179437
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    From the fictional land of Carcosa that inspired the HBO show True Detective to H. P. Lovecraft's accursed New England hills, this collection features some of the most legendary landscapes of the cosmic horror genre. The collection includes the foll…

  • NADA
    172 kr

    NADA
    av Jean-Patrick Manchette

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681373171
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    This tour de force political thriller, told in Manchette's signature noir style, follows a group of far left extremists in the throes of post-1968 disillusionment. The thrill of 1968 is long over, and the heavy fog of the 1970s has settled in. In P…

  • Wilding: Returning Nature to Our Farm
    208 kr

    Wilding: Returning Nature to Our Farm
    av Isabella Tree

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681373713
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    An inspiring story about what happens when 3,500 acres of land, farmed for centuries, is left to return to the wild, and about the wilder, richer future a natural landscape can bring. For years Charlie Burrell and his wife, Isabella Tree, farmed Kne…

  • Short Letter, Long Farewell
    126 kr

    Short Letter, Long Farewell
    av Peter Handke

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590173060
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    Peter Handke's early novel Short Letter, Long Farewell is one of his most inventive and exhilarating books. Full of seedy noir atmospherics and boasting an air of generalized delirium, the book begins by introducing us to a young German who has just…

  • Havoc
    199 kr

    Havoc
    av Tom Kristensen

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681372075
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    A longtime cult-classic in Denmark, this novel about dissolution and despair has been out of print in the US for over eighty years until now. Ole Jastrau is the very model of an enterprising and ambitious young man of letters, poised on the brink of…

  • Between the Woods and the Water: On Foot to Constantinople: From the Middle Danube to the Iron Gates
    181 kr

    Between the Woods and the Water: On Foot to Constantinople: From the Middle Danube to the Iron Gates
    av Patrick Leigh Fermor

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590171660
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    Continuing the epic foot journey across Europe begun in A Time of Gifts, Patrick Leigh Fermor writes about walking from Hungary to the Balkans. The journey that Patrick Leigh Fermor set out on in 1933--to cross Europe on foot with an emergency allo…

  • Life and Fate
    254 kr

    Life and Fate
    av Vasily Grossman

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590172018
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    A book judged so dangerous in the Soviet Union that not only the manuscript but the ribbons on which it had been typed were confiscated by the state, Life and Fate is an epic tale of World War II and a profound reckoning with the dark forces that do…

  • A Time of Gifts: On Foot to Constantinople: From the Hook of Holland to the Middle Danube
    181 kr

    A Time of Gifts: On Foot to Constantinople: From the Hook of Holland to the Middle Danube
    av Patrick Leigh Fermor

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590171653
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    This beloved account about an intrepid young Englishman on the first leg of his walk from London to Constantinople is simply one of the best works of travel literature ever written. At the age of eighteen, Patrick Leigh Fermor set off from the hear…

  • Essayism: On Form, Feeling, and Nonfiction
    190 kr

    Essayism: On Form, Feeling, and Nonfiction
    av Brian Dillon

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681372822
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    A compelling ode to the essay form and the great essaysists themselves, from Montaigne to Woolf to Sontag. Essayism is a book about essays and essayists, a study of melancholy and depression, a love letter to belle-lettrists, and an account of the i…

  • Say Something Back & Time Lived, Without Its Flow
    172 kr

    Say Something Back & Time Lived, Without Its Flow
    av Denise Riley

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681373997
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    A moving meditation on grief and motherhood by one of Britain's most celebrated poets. The British poet Denise Riley is one of the finest and most individual writers at work in English today. With her striking musical gifts, she is as happy in trad…

  • Machines in the Head: Selected Stories
    172 kr

    Machines in the Head: Selected Stories
    av Anna Kavan

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374147
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    Enter the strange and haunting world of Anna Kavan, author of mind-bending stories that blend science fiction and the author's own harrowing experiences with drug addiction, in this new collection of her best short stories. Anna Kavan is one of the…

  • A Book of Mediterranean Food
    181 kr

    A Book of Mediterranean Food
    av Elizabeth David

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590170038
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    Long acknowledged as the inspiration for such modern masters as Julia Child and Claudia Roden, A Book of Mediterranean Food is Elizabeth David's passionate mixture of recipes, culinary lore, and frank talk. In bleak postwar Great Britain, when basic…

  • War in Val d'Orcia: An Italian War Diary, 1943-1944
    190 kr

    War in Val d'Orcia: An Italian War Diary, 1943-1944
    av Iris Origo

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681372662
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    A bestseller upon its original publication in the 1980s, these diaries reveal life during WWII in Tuscany and include stunning rediscovered photographs In the Second World War, Italy was torn apart by German armies, civil war, and the Allied invasio…

  • Abigail
    181 kr

    Abigail
    av Magda Szabo

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374031
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    From the author of The Door, a beloved coming-of-age tale set in WWII-era Hungary. Abigail, the story of a headstrong teenager growing up during World War II, is the most beloved of Magda Szab 's books in her native Hungary. Gina is the only child…

  • Stalingrad
    281 kr

    Stalingrad
    av Vasily Grossman

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681373270
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    The prequel to Vasily Grossman's Life and Fate, the War and Peace of the 20th Century, now in English for the first time. In April 1942, Hitler and Mussolini meet in Salzburg where they agree on a renewed assault on the Soviet Union. Launched in th…

  • The Rim of Morning: Two Tales of Cosmic Horror
    208 kr

    The Rim of Morning: Two Tales of Cosmic Horror
    av William Sloane

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590179062
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    In the 1930s, William Sloane wrote two brilliant novels that gave a whole new meaning to cosmic horror. In To Walk the Night, Bark Jones and his college buddy Jerry Lister, a science whiz, head back to their alma mater to visit a cherished professor…

  • The Broken Road: From the Iron Gates to Mount Athos
    190 kr

    The Broken Road: From the Iron Gates to Mount Athos
    av Patrick Leigh Fermor

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590177792
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    Patrick Leigh Fermor recounts the last leg of his epic walk across Europe as he makes his way through Bulgaria, Romania, and finally Greece. In the winter of 1933, eighteen-year-old Patrick ("Paddy") Leigh Fermor set out on a walk across Europe, st…

  • Lucky Jim
    172 kr

    Lucky Jim
    av Kingsley Amis

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590175750
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    A hilarious satire about college life and high class manners, this is a classic of postwar English literature. Regarded by many as the finest, and funniest, comic novel of the twentieth century, Lucky Jim remains as trenchant, withering, and eloquen…

  • Moravagine
    181 kr

    Moravagine
    av Blaise Cendrars

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590170632
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    At once truly appalling and appallingly funny, Blaise Cendrars's Moravagine bears comparison with Naked Lunch--except that it's a lot more entertaining to read. Heir to an immense aristocratic fortune, mental and physical mutant Moravagine is a mons…

  • The Bad Side of Books: Selected Essays of D.H. Lawrence
    208 kr

    The Bad Side of Books: Selected Essays of D.H. Lawrence
    av D. H. Lawrence

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681373638
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    You could describe D.H. Lawrence as the great multi-instrumentalist among the great writers of the twentieth century. He was a brilliant, endlessly controversial novelist who transformed, for better and for worse, the way we write about sex and emot…

  • Mani: Travels in the Southern Peloponnese
    190 kr

    Mani: Travels in the Southern Peloponnese
    av Patrick Leigh Fermor

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590171882
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    Join a classic adventurer on his travels throughout southern Greece, where he explores remote villages, swims in the Aegean and Ionian seas, and finds history wherever he goes. The Mani, at the tip of Greece's--and Europe's--southernmost promontory…

  • Ecstasy and Terror: From the Greeks to Game of Thrones
    199 kr

    Ecstasy and Terror: From the Greeks to Game of Thrones
    av Daniel Mendelsohn

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681374055
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    This collection of essays exemplifies the range, depth, and erudition that have made Daniel Mendelsohn "required reading for anyone interested in dissecting culture" (The Daily Beast). Here Mendelsohn once again casts an eye at literature, film, tel…

  • Hons and Rebels
    190 kr

    Hons and Rebels
    av Jessica Mitford

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590171103
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    Jessica Mitford, the great muckraking journalist, was part of a legendary English aristocratic family. Her sisters included Nancy, doyenne of the 1920s London smart set and a noted novelist and biographer; Diana, wife to the English fascist chief Si…

  • The Haunted Looking Glass
    172 kr

    The Haunted Looking Glass
    av Edward Gorey

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780940322684
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    The Haunted Looking Glass is the late Edward Gorey's selection of his favorite tales of ghosts, ghouls, and grisly goings-on. It includes stories by Charles Dickens, Wilkie Collins, M. R. James, W. W. Jacobs, and L. P. Hartley, among other masters o…

  • Letters Summer 1926
    208 kr

    Letters Summer 1926
    av Boris Pasternak, Marina Tsvetayeva, Rainer Maria Rilke

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780940322714
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    Edited by Yevgeny Pasternak, Yelena Pasternak, and Konstantin M. Azadovsky The summer of 1926 was a time of trouble and uncertainty for each of the three poets whose correspondence is collected in this moving volume. Marina Tsvetayeva was living in…

  • The Mountain Lion
    172 kr

    The Mountain Lion
    av Jean Stafford

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590173527
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    Eight-year-old Molly and her ten-year-old brother Ralph are inseparable, in league with each other against the stodgy and stupid routines of school and daily life; against their prim mother and prissy older sisters; against the world of authority an…

  • The Corner That Held Them
    181 kr

    The Corner That Held Them
    av Sylvia Townsend Warner

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681373874
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    A unique novel about life in a 14th-century convent by one of England's most original authors. Sylvia Townsend Warner's The Corner That Held Them is a historical novel like no other, one that immerses the reader in the dailiness of history, rather…

  • A Certain Plume
    172 kr

    A Certain Plume
    av Henri Michaux

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681372266
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    A bilingual edition of the most famous of Henri Michaux's poetry collections, now in a new translation from the French. The figure of Plume preoccupied the great Belgian poet Henri Michaux throughout his career. Plume, meaning feather or pen, is a c…

  • Everything Flows
    190 kr

    Everything Flows
    av Vasily Grossman

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590173282
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    A New York Review Books Original Everything Flows is Vasily Grossman's final testament, written after the Soviet authorities suppressed his masterpiece, Life and Fate. The main story is simple: released after thirty years in the Soviet camps, Ivan G…

  • In Love
    154 kr

    In Love
    av Alfred Hayes

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590176665
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    New York in the 1950s. A man on a barstool is telling a story about a woman he met in a bar, early married and soon divorced, her child farmed out to her parents, good-looking, if a little past her prime. They'd gone out, they'd grown close, but as…

  • Rogue Male
    162 kr

    Rogue Male
    av Geoffrey Household

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590172438
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    1930-something: a professional hunter is passing through an unnamed Central European country that is in the thrall of a vicious dictator. The hunter wonders whether he can penetrate undetected into the dictator's private compound. He does. He has th…

  • The Wedding of Zein and Other Stories
    162 kr

    The Wedding of Zein and Other Stories
    av Tayeb Salih

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590173428
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    "The Wedding of Zein" unfolds in the same village on the upper Nile where Tayeb Salih's tragic masterpiece Season of Migration to the North is set. Here, however, the story that emerges through the overlapping, sometimes contradictory voices of the…

  • The Seventh Cross
    181 kr

    The Seventh Cross
    av Anna Seghers

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681372129
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    A revelatory World War II novel about a German prisoner of war fleeing for the border and encountering a variety of Germans, good and bad and indifferent, along his way. Now available in a new English translation. The Seventh Cross is one of the mos…

  • Memed, My Hawk
    181 kr

    Memed, My Hawk
    av Yashar Kemal

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590171394
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    A tale of high adventure and lyrical celebration, tenderness and violence, generosity and ruthlessness, Memed, My Hawk is the defining achievement of one of the greatest and most beloved of living writers, Yashar Kemal. It is reissued here with a ne…

  • A Month in the Country
    162 kr

    A Month in the Country
    av J. L. Carr

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780940322479
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    A short, spellbinding novel about a WWI veteran finding a way to re-enter--and fully embrace--normal life while spending the summer in an idyllic English village. In J. L. Carr's deeply charged poetic novel, Tom Birkin, a veteran of the Great War a…

  • Love in a Fallen City
    181 kr

    Love in a Fallen City
    av Eileen Chang

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590171783
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    Masterful short works about passion, family, and human relationships by one of the greatest writers of 20th century China. A New York Review Books Original " A] giant of modern Chinese literature" -The New York Times "With language as sharp as a kni…

  • The Way of the World
    199 kr

    The Way of the World
    av Nicolas Bouvier

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590173220
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    In 1953, twenty-four-year old Nicolas Bouvier and his artist friend Thierry Vernet set out to make their way overland from their native Geneva to the Khyber Pass. They had a rattletrap Fiat and a little money, but above all they were equipped with t…

  • Seacrow Island
    236 kr

    Seacrow Island
    av Astrid Lindgren

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590178683
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    Tiny Seacrow Island is one of hundreds of islands in the sparkling blue of the Baltic Sea. Though small, it has everything you'd want in an island: woods to wander in, flowers to pick, fish to catch, boats to sail in, all kinds of animals. But it do…

  • Really the Blues
    190 kr

    Really the Blues
    av Mezz Mezzrow, Bernard Wolfe

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590179451
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    Mezz Mezzrow was a boy from Chicago who learned to play the sax in reform school and pursued a life in music and a life of crime. He moved from Chicago to New Orleans to New York, working in brothels and bars, bootlegging, dealing drugs, getting hoo…

  • The Summer Book
    162 kr

    The Summer Book
    av Tove Jansson

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590172681
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    Like the clear, brilliantly blue sky that hangs over the small island on which it's set, "The Summer Book" is intense, fleeting, and perfect. Tove Jansson's slender novel is a season told in episodes in the lives a six-year-old girl, awakening to ex…

  • Augustus
    150 kr

    Augustus
    av John Williams

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590178218
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    WINNER OF THE 1973 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD By the Author of Stoner In Augustus, his third great novel, John Williams took on an entirely new challenge, a historical narrative set in classical Rome, exploring the life of the founder of the Roman Empire.…

  • Names on the Land: A Historical Account of Place-Naming in the United States
    236 kr

    Names on the Land: A Historical Account of Place-Naming in the United States
    av George R. Stewart

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590172735
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    George R. Stewart's classic study of place-naming in the United States was written during World War II as a tribute to the varied heritage of the nation's peoples. More than half a century later, Names on the Land remains the authoritative source on…

  • The Adventures and Misadventures of Maqroll
    254 kr

    The Adventures and Misadventures of Maqroll
    av Alvaro Mutis

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780940322912
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    Maqroll the Gaviero (the Lookout) is one of the most alluring and memorable characters in the fiction of the last twenty-five years. His extravagant and hopeless undertakings, his brushes with the law and scrapes with death, and his enduring friends…

  • Mr. Fortune
    162 kr

    Mr. Fortune
    av Sylvia Townsend Warner

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590174586
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    After a decade in one South Seas mission, a London bank-clerk-turned-minister sets his heart on serving a remote volcanic island. Fanua contains neither cannibals nor Christians, but its citizens, his superior warns, are like children--immoral child…

  • Loving
    154 kr

    Loving
    av Henry Green

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681370149
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    Loving is set in the vast hereditary house of the Tennants, an aristocratic Anglo-Irish family, but the story mainly involves their servants. The war has led to a scarcity of experienced staff, and when Eldon the butler dies, Raunce the head footman…

  • The Shipwrecked Mind: On Political Reaction
    172 kr

    The Shipwrecked Mind: On Political Reaction
    av Mark Lilla

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590179024
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    We don't understand the reactionary mind. As a result, argues Mark Lilla in this timely book, the ideas and passions that shape today's political dramas are unintelligible to us.The reactionary is anything but a conservative. He is as radical and mo…

  • A View of the Harbour
    190 kr

    A View of the Harbour
    av Elizabeth Taylor

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590178485
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    Blindness and betrayal are Elizabeth Taylor's great subjects, and in A View of the Harbour she turns her unsparing gaze on the emotional and sexual politics of a seedy seaside town that's been left behind by modernity. Tory, recently divorced, depen…

  • Party Going
    154 kr

    Party Going
    av Henry Green

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681370705
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    A modernist "masterpiece" (The New York Times) that will appeal to fans of Downton Abbey and The Great Gatsby Party Going, published in 1939, is Henry Green's darkly comic valediction to what W. H. Auden famously described as the "low dishonest deca…