"'After the Fireworks' is a huge paintings and a turning aspect for Huxley, top without delay to Brave New World.” --Gary Giddins, winner of the National e-book Critics Circle Award
In After the Fireworks, 3 misplaced vintage items of brief fiction via Aldous Huxley, writer of Brave New World, are accrued for the 1st time, with an unique foreword by way of nationwide booklet Critics Circle Award winner Gary Giddins. within the identify novella, Rome is the beautiful backdrop for a well known novelist’s risky affair. “Uncle Spencer” is the “exquisite” (New Statesman) story of an getting older international conflict I veteran’s quest for the misplaced love he met in a jail through the struggle, and “Two or 3 Graces,” “probably the object nearest perfection of all that [Huxley] has performed” (New Statesman), recounts a harmful writer’s abusive courting with an impressionable housewife. Now introduced again in print for the 1st time in seventy-five years, the novellas newly gathered in After the Fireworks reveal Aldous Huxley on the peak of his powers.
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