Beginning with the affair of a young David Mountolive with the mother of Nessim and Narouz, this novel recounts his development and career as a diplomat, and finally places the materials previously seen in Justine and Balthazar in a different context.
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"Mountolive has vivid imagery and scenes of ghastly hilarity.... Readers will be sharply aware that they are encountering an acute intelligence pursuing a grand design." (Time)
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I could hardly understand the narrator when he did different characters. It was way over done. I loved the series in book form. So disappointed!
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