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Black mischief.

Author: Evelyn Waugh
Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, 1946 [©1932]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set on the fictional African island of Azania, the novel chronicles the efforts of Emperor Seth, assisted by the Englishman Basil Seal, to modernize his kingdom. Profound hilarity ensues from the issuance of homemade currency, the staging of a "Birth Control Gala," the rightful ruler's demise at his own rather long and tiring coronation ceremonies, and a good deal more mischief.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Waugh, Evelyn, 1903-1966.
Black mischief.
Boston, Little, Brown, 1946 [©1932]
(OCoLC)651745244
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Evelyn Waugh
OCLC Number: 368580
Description: 312 pages map 20 cm

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Set on the fictional African island of Azania, the novel chronicles the efforts of Emperor Seth, assisted by the Englishman Basil Seal, to modernize his kingdom. Profound hilarity ensues from the issuance of homemade currency, the staging of a "Birth Control Gala," the rightful ruler's demise at his own rather long and tiring coronation ceremonies, and a good deal more mischief.

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