Viper’s Tangle by François Mauriac

"Viper's Tangle" is a psychological novel that tells the story of a wealthy lawyer who, in his old age, becomes increasingly bitter and misanthropic. The protagonist writes a series of letters to his wife, expressing his deep resentment towards his family who he believes are only interested in his fortune. As he grapples with his own mortality and the meaninglessness of his life, he experiences a spiritual awakening that leads him to reconsider his views on love, family, and faith.

The 1732nd greatest book of all time


Published
1932
Nationality
French
Type
Fiction
Pages
200-300
Words
Unknown
Original Language
French

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