The Only Story

Julian Barnes

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Would you rather love the more, and suffer the more; or love the less, and suffer the less? That is, I think, finally, the only real question. First love has lifelong consequences, but Paul doesn’t know anything about that at nineteen. At nineteen, he’s proud of the fact his relationship flies in the face of social convention. As he grows older, the demands placed on Paul by love become far greater than he could possibly have foreseen. Tender and wise, The Only Story is a deeply moving novel by one of fiction’s greatest mappers of the human heart.

  • ISBN 9781787330696
  • Title The Only Story
  • Author Julian Barnes
  • Publisher Vintage Publishing
  • Imprint Jonathan Cape Ltd
  • Binding Hardback
  • Width 14.7cm
  • Height 22.2cm
  • Thickness 2.5cm
  • Weight 404g
  • Number of pages 224

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