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Futility
A Novel
Written by William Gerhardie
Preface by Edith Wharton


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
Publisher: Melville House
On Sale: October 2, 2012
Price: $15.00

Hailed by his famous contemporaries including Edith Wharton, H.G. Wells, Katherine Mansfield, Graham Greene, and Evelyn Waugh, who called him a “genius,” William Gerhardie is one of the twentieth century’s forgotten masters, and his lovely comedy Futility one of the century’s neglected masterpieces.

It tells the story of someone very similar... Read more >
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Futility
A Novel
Written by William Gerhardie
Preface by Edith Wharton


Format: eBook
Publisher: Melville House
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $15.00

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Also available as a trade paperback.

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The Polyglots

Written by William Gerhardie


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
Publisher: Melville House
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $17.00

The Anglo-Russian author William Gerhardie was hailed by writers including Graham Greene, Edith Wharton, Evelyn Waugh and others as a “genius,” and this, his long-out-of-print second novel, is generally acclaimed as his comic masterpiece–not to mention “the most influential English novel of the twentieth century,” according to William Boyd.

It tells the... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

The Polyglots

Written by William Gerhardie


Format: eBook
Publisher: Melville House
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $17.00

Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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