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The genius and the goddess ; Ape and essence : a novel

Thirty years ago, ecstasy and torment took hold of John Rivers, shocking him out of "half-baked imbecility into something more nearly resembling the human form." He had an affair with the wife of his mentor, Henry Maartens'a pathbreaking physicist, winner of the Nobel Prize, and a figure of blinding brilliance'bringing the couple to ruin. Now, on Christmas Eve while a small grandson sleeps upstairs, John Rivers is moved to set the record straight about the great man and the radiant, elemental creature he married, who viewed the renowned genius through undazzled eyes.

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  • "Ape and essence"
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  • "Thirty years ago, ecstasy and torment took hold of John Rivers, shocking him out of "half-baked imbecility into something more nearly resembling the human form." He had an affair with the wife of his mentor, Henry Maartens'a pathbreaking physicist, winner of the Nobel Prize, and a figure of blinding brilliance'bringing the couple to ruin. Now, on Christmas Eve while a small grandson sleeps upstairs, John Rivers is moved to set the record straight about the great man and the radiant, elemental creature he married, who viewed the renowned genius through undazzled eyes."@en
  • "John Rivers has just earned his PhD when he is offered the position of laboratory assistant to the eminent physicist Henry Maartens. With no place to live, Rivers accepts lodgings with Dr. Maartens, his young daughter and beautiful wife, and soon becomes emotionally entangled within their family. His stay instigates a stream of events that forever alters both the character and future of the Maartens family and Rivers himself. Published in 1955'over twenty years after his critically acclaimed Brave New World'Aldous Huxley's The Genius and the Goddess is renowned for its skillful treatment of such themes as love, intellect, sexuality, religion and death. HarperPerennial Classics brings great works of literature to life in digital format, upholding the highest standards in ebook production and celebrating reading in all its forms. Look for more titles in the HarperPerennial Classics collection to build your digital library."@en
  • "Huxleyian philosophy is conveyed through a scientist's account of his first love affair."@en

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  • "The Genius and the Goddess A Novel"
  • "The genius and the goddess ; Ape and essence : a novel"@en
  • "The genius and the goddess ; Ape and essence : a novel"
  • "The Genius and the goddess ; and, Ape and essence"
  • "The genius and the goddess : [a novel]"
  • "The genius and the goddess"
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  • "Geniet och gudinnan"@sv
  • "Geniet och gudinnan"
  • "The Genius and the goddess"
  • "Genius and the Goddess"
  • "Geniet og gudinnen"
  • "Geniet og gudinden / Omsl.: Steff Hartvig"@da
  • "The genius and the goddess : a novel"@en
  • "The genius and the goddess : a novel"
  • "Geniul şi zeiţa"
  • "Geniet og gudinden"@da
  • "Geniet og gudinden"
  • "The genius and The goddess"
  • "Geniusz i bogini"@pl
  • "Geniusz i bogini"
  • "The genius and the goddess a novel"
  • "The genius and the goddess a novel"@en
  • "The genius and the goddess. : A novel"
  • "The Genius and the Goddess"
  • "Geniul și zeița"
  • "The Genius and the goddess, by Aldous Huxley"
  • "Genij i boginja"
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