"One of the towering novels of this century." -- --New York Times
"The book obviously belongs with the most original and creative novels of our time." -- --Alfred Kazin
About the Author
Malcolm Lowry (1909–1957) was born in England, and he attended Cambridge University. He spent much of his life traveling and lived in Paris, New York, Mexico, Los Angeles, Canada, and Italy, among other places. He is the author of numerous works, including Ultramarine and Hear Us O Lord from Heaven Thy Dwelling Place.