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Arcadia free pdf In a major suspense novel set to surpass the internationally bestselling "An Instance of the Fingerpost" comes a dazzling story of youth, love and murderous ambition--a novel of time travel spanning three beautifully detailed worlds: the intellectual spires of Oxford in 1960, an ancient Arcadian world, and a dystopian future.In 1960, Henry Lytten is an Oxford don who dabbles in espionage and fiction writing. Rosie Wilson is the quick-witted, curious 15-year-old girl who feeds Professor Lytten's cat. Several hundred years in the future, living in a dystopian society on the Isle of Mull, is Angela Meerson--a brilliant psychomathematician who has discovered the world-changing potential of a powerful new machine. Somewhere, sometime, is Jay--a scholar's apprentice in an idyllic, pastoral land. Who these people really are, and how their stories come together, will be revealed in Iain Pears's fascinating great puzzle of a novel.

About Iain Pears

IAIN PEARS is the author of the bestsellers "An Instance of the Fingerpost," "The Dream of Scipio," and "Stone's Fall," and a novella, "The Portrait," as well as a series of acclaimed detective novels, a book of art history and countless articles on artistic, financial and historical subjects. He lives in Oxford, England. The author lives in Oxford, England.

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Author : Iain Pears
Publisher : Knopf Canada
Data Published : 09 February 2016
ISBN : 0345810848
EAN : 9780345810847
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 528 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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