The collector

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Hailed as the first modern psychological thriller, The Collector is the internationally bestselling novel that catapulted John Fowles into the front rank of contemporary novelists. This tale of obsessive love--the story of a lonely clerk who collects butterflies and of the beautiful young art student who is his ultimate quarry--remains unparalleled in its power to startle and mesmerize.
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ISBN:
9780316290234
9780316189859
9780316230223
9780316290968
Lexile measure:
670L
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Grouping Title collector
Grouping Author fowles john
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Last Indexed 2018-09-19 00:22:35AM

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display_description Withdrawn, uneducated and unloved, Frederick collects butterflies and takes photographs.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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subject_facet Collectors and collecting -- Fiction, England -- Fiction, Kidnapping -- Fiction, Mentally ill -- Fiction, Psychological fiction, Young women -- Crimes against -- Fiction
title_display The collector
title_full The Collector, The collector / John Fowles
title_short The collector
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