A Burnt-out Case

Author(s): Graham Greene

Fiction

Querry, a world famous architect, is the victim of a terrible attack of indifference: he no longer finds meaning in art of pleasure in life. Arriving anonymously at a Congo leper village, he is diagnosed as the mental equivalent of a 'burnt-out case', a leper who has gone through a stage of mutilation. However, as Querry loses himself in work for the lepers his disease of mind slowly approaches a cure. Then the white community finds out who Querry is...


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  • : 9780099478430
  • : Vintage
  • : Vintage
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  • : Paperback
  • : 205
  • : Graham Greene