The Last Gentleman by Walker Percy

The Last Gentleman

Walker Percy

fiction classics reflective slow-paced

416 pages | first published 1966

Description

Will Barrett is a 25-year-old wanderer from the South living in New York City, detached from his roots and with no plans for the future—until the purchase of a telescope sets off a romance and changes his life forever.Publisher: Spring Arbor/Ingram.
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Moods

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funny 100%
mysterious 100%
reflective 100%

Pace

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Loveable characters?

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