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single man

Christopher Isherwood

single man

by Christopher Isherwood

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Published by Eyre Methuen in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published: London : Methuen, 1964.

StatementChristopher Isherwood.
The Physical Object
Pagination157 p. ;
Number of Pages157
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16516154M
ISBN 10041347450X

A Single Man by Christopher Isherwood George is a gay middle-aged English professor in suburban s Southern California, adjusting to solitude after the death of his partner. He is determined to persist in the routines of his former life, which is shown over the course of an ordinary day. Behind his British. Now having been divorced for several years, I am once again acquainted with the battle anew with masturbation as a single man. Sex studies have concluded that for most men our sex drive, hormonally speaking, peaks at about age or so. Since that is true as we move towa 35, 45 and beyond, even though our sex drive begins to wane I.

Get this from a library! A single man. [Christopher Isherwood; Gore Vidal; Stathis Orphanos Christopher Isherwood Collection (Library of Congress); Ralph Sylvester and Stathis Orphanos Collection (Library of Congress)] -- George, the protagonist, is adjusting to life on his own after the sudden death of his partner, and determines to persist in the routines of his daily life; the course of A.   A man who’s happy being single isn’t going to be intimidated by someone awesome and amazing because he doesn’t need her approval to feel good about himself. He can come to her as an equal instead of an unattractive supplicant – or worse, someone masking insecurity as .

  Failure is found at the heart of many great works of fiction. It is a common motif used to spark an emotional connection, sympathy, and at times, anger. Failure is not only the heart of Christopher Isherwood's A Single Man--is also the blood, the flesh, and the soul of this novel. Centered on a single . When A Single Man was originally published, it shocked many with its frank, sympathetic, and moving portrayal of a gay man in midlife. George, the protagonist, is adjusting to life on his own after the sudden death of his partner, and determines to persist in the routines of his daily life. The course of A Single Man spans 24 hours in an.


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