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New Grub Street George Gissing

New Grub Street - George Gissing

London: Penguin Books, 2012, Paperback.
Condition: Very Good.

From the cover: “An irresistible tale of ambitious hacks and struggling writers, New Grub Street is set in a twilit world of shabby Victorian London garrets.

Amid the low-end publishers and cheap bookshops of Grub Street, the novelist Edwin Reardon is battling to make a living. While his friend Jasper, a striving young reporter, writes anything the market demands, Edwin’s determination to maintain his artistic integrity means that his life, career and marriage soon reach crisis.”

Size: B Format (7¾" x 5¼"). In the Penguin English Library series. 578 pages.

This one has already found a new owner.