Books: Neo-Pagan

ASPECTS OF LOVE (188 pp.)—David Garnetf—Harcourt, Brace ($3).

This book is like a game of musical chairs played in bed. Husbands and lovers, wives and mistresses are whisked in and out of each other's arms with such worldly wise frivolity as to suggest that English Novelist David ("Bunny") Garnett has snitched his basic idea from La Ronde. The biological hero of the novel is handsome Alexander Golightly (Alexis to his friends), who is in his late teens when Aspects of Love begins. Aspiring to the labors of Venus rather than Hercules, Alexis proposes two weeks of illicit bliss to Rose, a...

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