The apple in the dark

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Martin is convinced that he has murdered his wife. In a delirium of guilt and grief, he wanders through a forest until he comes across an isolated farm run by Vitoria - an indomitable spinster who is 'afraid to live', and her flighty, obsessive cousin Ermelinda, who is terrified of death. As Martin works on Vitoria's land he is both haunted and comforted by memories of his wife and son. In the intense heat of the Brazilian summer, drought threatens both the farm and its inhabitants, and these three very different but ...

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The Apple in the Dark
2009, Haus Publishing, London

ISBN-13: 9781906598457

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The Apple in the Dark
1986, University of Texas Press, Austin, TX

ISBN-13: 9780292703926

Univ of Texas Pr edition

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The Apple in the Dark
1985, Virago Press Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780860686057

Hardcover

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