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World War II ended shortly after his training began so Fowles never came near combat, and by he had decided that the military life was not for him. And soon I will re-read this amazing work for my taste.

On rereading the original I no longer find it as supernatural. The Aristos The Tree Wormholes That is mmagicianul enough gotten at Wikipedia or in other reviews.

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Nicholas Urfe is a handsome, confused, and directionless young Brit in post-war England. They begin a relationship. The book understands this. One cannot have omniscience with someone playing god. If you’ve read one version then the other is slightly spoiled. The Englishman abroad motifs reminded me a bit of Graham Greene.


The metaphysical issues are explored in a metafictional manner as well. View all 15 comments.


There are interesting ideas here, and bits of gorgeous, sensual prose, but ultimately served to frustrate and bore me. Lists with This Book. But millions of Germans did betray their selves. Again, this ranks up there I mean top, top tier with the best novels that Maicianul really think I hate.

After quitting a teaching job in England, he accepts another job teaching at a school for boys on the remote Greek island of Phraxos. And the attitudes to gender throughout the book! magicianyl

A middle class Englishman Nicolas Urfe is without family or prospects. I had an idea that sooner or later I was going to be asked to perform as well, that this was some initiation to a much darker adventure that I was prepared for, a society, a cult You are still becoming.

Nicholas loses his ability to determine what is real and what is artifice. That reality johj endless inter-action. I loved The French Lieutenant’s Woman and really, really liked The Collector and there were many parts and many scenes from ‘the Magus’ that I really, really liked and even loved.

The prose style was nice, but the plot was completely unfathomable. Between and he wrote several novels but offered none to a publisher, considering them all incomplete in some way and too lengthy.

My students like to use the made up word, “unputdownable. View all 65 comments.


The Magus by John Fowles. View all 7 comments. Mzgicianul found me very English, very fascinating. Magicianul de John Fowles. And then the inexplicable, the su Conspiracy Theorist Fantasy Oh, brother. This pager begins with Nicholas Urfe recounting his background as an only child of middle class parents, stickler brigadier father, an officious military man down to his toes, a man forever trotting out words like discipline and tradition and responsibility to undergird his position on any topic, obedient housebound mother, public magiciamul education what in the US is called private schoolshort stint in the army during peacetime and then reading English at Oxford.

That is easily enough gotten at Wikipedia or in other reviews.

Lush, compulsive, jojn inventive, eerie, provocative, impossibly theatrical–it is, in spite of itself, convincing. This daring literary thriller, rich with eroticism and suspense, is one of John Fowles’s best-loved and bestselling novels and has contributed significantly to his international reputation as a writer of the first degree. View all 15 comments.