The Gentleman in Moscow

Amor Towles

  • First edition
  • First printing
  • Signed by the author

All signed editions from Topping and Company Booksellers will be wrapped with great care in protective packaging and shipped securely via courier to ensure safe delivery.

Hardcover New and Signed First Edition, First Printing. Dust jacket is in fine condition.

We were lucky enough to have a personal visit from Amor Towles who will sign in our bookshop in February 2017.

A Gentleman in Moscow immerses us in another elegantly drawn era with the story of Count Alexander Rostov. When, in 1922, he is deemed an unrepentant aristocrat by a Bolshevik tribunal, the count is sentenced to house arrest in the Metropol, a grand hotel across the street from the Kremlin. Rostov, an indomitable man of erudition and wit, has never worked a day in his life, and must now live in an attic room while some of the most tumultuous decades in Russian history are unfolding outside the hotel’s doors. Unexpectedly, his reduced circumstances provide him a doorway into a much larger world of emotional discovery.

 

  • ISBN 9780091944247
  • Title The Gentleman in Moscow
  • Author Amor Towles
  • Publisher Cornerstone
  • Imprint Hutchinson
  • Binding Hardback
  • Publication date Thursday 9th February 2017
  • Width 16.2cm
  • Height 24cm
  • Thickness 4.1cm
  • Weight 766g
  • Number of pages 480

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