Parade's End (Carcanet Fiction) (Paperback)

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By Ford Madox Ford, Gerald Hammond (Afterword by)
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This classic and its protagonist- kind, brilliant, honourable-to-a-fault, emotionally repressed Christopher Tietjens– have thoroughly captured my heart. A paragon of integrity in a corrupted age, aristocratic but ill-starred Tietjens is forced to re-evaluate his unyielding standards in the face of a world shattered by war. Piercing, compassionate, deeply humane. Brings to life a lost age, a crucial period in history, and a cast of superbly realised characters.

— Reva


Tietjens is the last of a breed, the Tory gentleman, which the Great War, marriage and qualities inherent in his nature define and unravel. Opposite him is Macmaster, a Scot, different in class and culture, at once friend and foil.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781857548921
ISBN-10: 1857548922
Publisher: Carcanet Press
Publication Date: March 1st, 2007
Pages: 845
Language: English
Series: Carcanet Fiction