An Adultery: A Novel by Alexander Theroux

By Alexander Theroux

The 3rd novel from acclaimed, award-winning Alexander Theroux is a darkly reasonable story of adultery set in modern New England. Christian Ford is a guy who's betrayed in an adulterous affair, simply to find that he himself betrayed a girl he enjoyed and deserted. through the tale, Christian makes an attempt to appreciate the dangerously paradoxical nature of human family members and to teach that adultery extends past mere actual infidelity.

Christian Ford is an artist who teaches at a brand new England prep tuition; Farol Colorado is a gorgeous younger lady who works at an artwork gallery on the town. while the 2 start their affair, he has an "understanding" with one other lady, and Farol is married to her moment husband. Theroux's 3rd novel, after 3 Wogs and Darconville's Cat, describes the emerging and falling stages in their dating in nice mental aspect, concentrating on Farol's, and in addition Ford's, inconstancy. advised from Ford's aspect of view--in a distant and enhanced tone--the tale continues to be actual to its narrator's moving passions. Guilt, ardour and should are themes for Theroux's clever, unstinting research, elevating feedback of prior chroniclers of affection within the works of Nabokov and Flaubert. however the questions of no matter if Farol will go away her husband, of the way honest she is ready the remainder of her existence (and how trustworthy an observer Ford is) are moderate fare for thus vast an exam. after all, the obsessive narration and dearth of discussion make for a examining event as dry and distant as Ford's adventure of love.

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