Doctor Fischer of Geneva, or, The bomb party
Part of the Vintage classics series
'Manages to say more about love, hate, happiness, grief, immortality, greed and the disgustingly rich than most contemporary English novels three times the length' The TimesDoctor Fischer despises the human race.
A millionaire with a taste for sadism, he spends his time and money planning notorious parties, entertainments designed to expose the shallowness and greed of his craven hangers-on.
Black comedy and painful satire combine in a totally compelling novel.