The violet hour : great writers at the end / Katie Roiphe.
Publication year: 2017
Publisher: London : Virago,
ISBN: 9780349008530 (pbk.) :
Originally published: New York: The Dial Press, 2016.
Katie Roiphe takes an unexpected and liberating approach to the most unavoidable of subjects. She investigates the last days of 5 great thinkers, writers and artists as they come to terms with the reality of approaching death. Roiphe draws on her own extraordinary research and access to the family, friends and caretakers of her subjects.
306 pages ; 20 cm
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