New Grub Street - George GissingLondon: 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.