A Sport and a Pastime Summary
James Salter

Everything you need to understand or teach A Sport and a Pastime by James Salter.

  • A Sport and a Pastime Summary & Study Guide
  • 30 A Sport and a Pastime Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more
Follow Us on Facebook

A Sport and a Pastime Summary

The story's narrator—who remains anonymous throughout the novel—moves to a small French town named Autun where he is unexpectedly joined by the brilliant though unconventional Philip Dean. The narrator quickly comes to admire him. When Dean becomes involved with a young French girl named Anne-Marie he starts to obsessively piece together—from facts and his own feverish imagination—their time together. Dean ultimately leaves everything in France...

(read more from the Study Guide)

Study Pack

The A Sport and a Pastime Study Pack contains:

A Sport and a Pastime Study Guide

Lesson Plan

All teaching products sold separately.

A Sport and a Pastime Lesson Plans contain 121 pages of teaching material, including: