Close Quarters

Following Rites of Passage, this is second of Golding's Sea Trilogy. Half-way to Australia in a wilderness of heat, stillness and sea mists, a ball is held on a becalmed ship. In this surreal atmosphere the passengers dance and flirt, while beneath them thickets of weed spread over the hull.

Product Overview
ISBN 9780571191451
Categories BX, Classics and Literary, Fiction, Literary Fiction, WBD
Author(s) William Golding
Publisher Faber & Faber
Pages 288
Format Paper Back
Dimensions 12.5cm x 2.1cm x 19.6cm
Weight 0.28 kg
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