Fifth Business

By Robertson Davies; Gail Godwin (Introduction by)
(Penguin Classics, Paperback, 9780141186153, 272pp.)

Publication Date: January 2001

Other Editions of This Title: Compact Disc, Compact Disc, MP3 CD, MP3 CD

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Description
The first novel in Davies's celebrated "Deptford Trilogy" introduces Ramsay, a man who returns from World War I decorated with the Victoria Cross who is destined to be caught in a no man's land where memory, history, and myth collide.



About the Author

Robertson Davies (1913-1995) had three successive careers during the time he became an internationally acclaimed author: actor, publisher, and, finally, professor at the University of Toronto. The author of twelve novels and several volumes of essays and plays, he was the first Canadian to be inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

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