Oscar and Lucinda

Oscar and Lucinda Peter Carey s Booker Prize winning novel imagines Australia s youth before its dynamic passions became dangerous habits It is also a startling and unusual love story Oscar is a young English clergyma

  • Title: Oscar and Lucinda
  • Author: Peter Carey
  • ISBN: 9780702229787
  • Page: 176
  • Format: Paperback
  • Peter Carey s Booker Prize winning novel imagines Australia s youth, before its dynamic passions became dangerous habits It is also a startling and unusual love story Oscar is a young English clergyman who has broken with his past and developed a disturbing talent for gambling A country girl of singular ambition, Lucinda moves to Sydney, driven by dreams of self reliancPeter Carey s Booker Prize winning novel imagines Australia s youth, before its dynamic passions became dangerous habits It is also a startling and unusual love story Oscar is a young English clergyman who has broken with his past and developed a disturbing talent for gambling A country girl of singular ambition, Lucinda moves to Sydney, driven by dreams of self reliance and the building of an industrial Utopia Together this unlikely pair create and are created by the spectacle of mid nineteenth century Australia Peter Carey s visionary brilliance, and his capacity to delight and surprise, propel this story to its stunning conclusion.

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