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The complete stories of Evelyn Waugh.

Author: Evelyn Waugh
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, and Co., [1999]
Edition/Format:   book_printbook : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Stories by a British satirist. In The Man Who Liked Dickens, a man farming in the Amazon saves an explorer, then holds him captive to have him read Dickens to him, while in Out of Depth a magician at a London party sends an annoying guest to the 25th century.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Evelyn Waugh
ISBN: 0316925462 9780316925464
OCLC Number: 40979865
Description: 535 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The balance --
A house of gentlefolks --
The manager of "The Kremlin" --
Love in the slump --
Too much tolerance --
Excursion in Reality --
Incident in Azania --
Bella Fleace gave a party --
Cruise --
The man who liked Dickens --
Out of depth --
By special request --
Period piece --
On guard --
Mr. Loveday's little outing --
Winner takes all --
An Englishman's home --
The sympathetic passenger --
My father's house --
Lucy Simmonds --
Charles Ryder's schooldays --
Scott-King's modern Europe --
Tactical exercise --
Compassion --
Love among the ruins --
Basil Seal rides again --
The curse of the horse race --
Fidon's confetion --
Multa pecunia --
Fragment of a novel --
Essay --
The house : an anti-climax --
Portrait of young man with career --
Antony, who sought things that were lost --
Edward of unique achievement --
Fragments : they dine with the past --
Conspiracy to murder --
Unacademic exercise : a nature story --
The national game.
Other Titles: Balance.
House of gentlefolks.
Manager of the Kremlin.
Man who liked Dickens.
Englishman's home.
Sympathetic passenger.
Curse of the horse race.
House: an anti-climax.
National game.
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Stories by a British satirist. In The Man Who Liked Dickens, a man farming in the Amazon saves an explorer, then holds him captive to have him read Dickens to him, while in Out of Depth a magician at a London party sends an annoying guest to the 25th century.

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