The Tunnel (Penguin Classics)

The Tunnel (Penguin Classics)


One of the good brief novels of the 20th century—in an version marking the a hundredth anniversary of the author's birth.

An unforgettable mental novel of obsessive love, The Tunnel used to be championed by means of Albert Camus, Thomas Mann, and Graham Greene upon its booklet in 1948 and went directly to develop into a world bestseller. At its heart is an artist named Juan Pablo Castel, who recounts from his criminal cellphone his homicide of a girl named María Iribarne. Obsessed from the instant he sees her reading one among his work, Castel fantasizes for months approximately how they may meet back. whilst he occurs upon her someday, a courting develops that convinces him in their mutual love. yet Castel's growing to be paranoia leads him to smash the only factor he really cares about.

For greater than sixty-five years, Penguin has been the major writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking global. With greater than 1,500 titles, Penguin Classics represents an international bookshelf of the easiest works all through background and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the series to supply authoritative texts more suitable via introductions and notes through unique students and modern authors, in addition to up-to-date translations through award-winning translators.

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