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The collector, by John Fowles

Label
The collector, by John Fowles
Language
eng
Index
no index present
Literary Form
fiction
Main title
The collector
Oclc number
37720415
Responsibility statement
by John Fowles
Summary
Withdrawn, uneducated and unloved, Frederick collects butterflies and takes photographs. He is obsessed with a beautiful stranger, the art student Miranda. When he wins a betting pool, he buys a remote Sussex house and calmly abducts Miranda, believing she will grow to love him in time. Alone and desperate, Miranda must struggle to overcome her own prejudices and contempt if she is understand her captor, and so gain her freedom
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