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Arcadian adventures with the idle rich,

Author: Stephen Leacock
Publisher: New York, John Lane, 1914.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Satire skewers the wealthy, with their fads and pretensions to being high-minded.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Humorous fiction
Satire
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Leacock, Stephen, 1869-1944.
Arcadian adventures with the idle rich.
New York, John Lane, 1914
(OCoLC)562832658
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Leacock
OCLC Number: 761295
Description: 310 pages 19 cm
Contents: A little dinner with Mr. Lucullus Fyshe --
The wizard of finance --
The arrested philanthropy of Mr. Tomlinson --
The Yahi-Bahi Oriental Society of Mrs. Rasselyer-Brown --
The love story of Mr. Peter Spillikins --
The rival churches of St. Asaph and St. Osoph --
The ministrations of the Rev. Uttermust Dumfarthing --
The great fight for clean government.
Responsibility: by Stephen Leacock.

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Satire skewers the wealthy, with their fads and pretensions to being high-minded.

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