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By Conrad Aiken

In this autobiographical debut novel from one among America’s such a lot acclaimed poets, a writer’s sentimental trip around the Atlantic turns into a crucible of heartbreak and psychological anguish

William Demarest settles into his room, tests his wallet for his seasickness drugs, and wanders onto the deck of the send that might be his domestic for the following couple of days. The lighting of recent York urban are nonetheless faintly seen, yet Demarest’s brain is on London, the place he hopes to be reunited with the lady he adores. He has spent numerous nights pining for her and is eventually able to claim his love.
 
In a kingdom of feverish anticipation, Demarest steals onto the top quality element of the send. There, to his shock, he discovers the lady he's touring hundreds of thousands of miles to determine, just for her to brush off him with devastating coldness. For the remainder of the voyage, Demarest needs to strive against with golden stories became to airborne dirt and dust and long-cherished fantasies that may by no means come to pass.
 
an excellent novel of mental perception and formal experimentation equivalent to the tales of James Joyce, Blue Voyage is a daring murals from a winner of the nationwide e-book Award and the Pulitzer Prize.

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