The Man Who Loved Children
The Man Who Loved Children
A Novel
Christina Stead

Introduction by Randall Jarrell


With an Introduction by Randall Jarrell. Sam and Henny Pollit have too many children, too little money, and too much loathing for each other. As Sam uses the children's adoration to feed his own voracious ego, Henny watches in bleak despair, knowing the bitter reality that lies just below his mad visions. A chilling novel of family life, the relations between parents and children, husbands and wives, The Man Who Loved Children, is acknowledged as a contemporary classic.

Title The Man Who Loved Children
Subtitle A Novel
Author Christina Stead
Introduction by Randall Jarrell
Publisher Picador
Title First Published 06 July 2001
Format Paperback
Nb of pages 576 p.
ISBN-10 0312280440
ISBN-13 9780312280444
Publication Date 06 July 2001
Main content page count 576
Weight 16 oz.
List Price $20.00
 


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