The Salterton Trilogy: Tempest-Tost; Leaven of Malice; A Mixture of Frailties

The Salterton Trilogy: Tempest-Tost; Leaven of Malice; A Mixture of Frailties
Author: Robertson Davies
Language English
Pages: 816
ISBN10: 014015910X
Genre: Fiction
Series The Salterton Trilogy
Goodreads Rating: 4.34
ISBN13: 9780140159103
Published: November 1st 1991 by Penguin Books

The Salterton Trilogy consists of the first three novels by Davies: Tempest-Tost (1951), Leaven of Malice (1954), and A Mixture of Frailties (1958). Davies was awarded the Stephen Leacock Award for Humour in 1955 for Leaven of Malice. The trilogy revolves around the residents of the imaginary town of Salterton, Ontario. Described by some reviewers as satirical, bawdily humourous, and witty.