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Lady Max

Paul Theroux

‘I went to my study and opened my notebook and read: Shafts of sunlight filled with brilliant flakes falling through the green leaves to the jungle floor – which was where I had left off yesterday to write my book review and go to Gaston's.’

Paul Theroux

Paul Theroux is the author of around thirty novels and short story collections, as well as sixteen works of non-fiction. His latest book is A Dead Hand: A Crime in Calcutta (2009).

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