The Paperback Bookshop

  • 60 Bourke St
  • Melbourne
  • 9662 1396
The Man in the Red Coat, Barnes,  Julian
The Man in the Red Coat
Julian Barnes

Hardback $39.99 - RANDOM HOUSE UK
New Hardbacks - Published: 5/Nov/2019 - ISBN: 9781787332164

In the summer of 1885, three Frenchmen arrived in London for a few days' shopping. One was a Prince, one was a Count, and the third was Samuel Pozzi, society doctor, pioneer gynaecologist and free-thinker. The Man in the Red Coat is at once a fresh and original portrait of the Belle Epoque and a life of a man ahead of his time. Barnes  also illuminates the fruitful and long-standing exchange of ideas between Britain and France, and makes a compelling case for keeping that exchange alive.

Email us or call us on (03) 9662 1396 to enquire about this book.

View more New Hardbacks titles.