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The complete stories of Evelyn Waugh.

Author: Evelyn Waugh
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, and Co., [1999]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : 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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Fiction
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Waugh, Evelyn, 1903-1966.
Complete stories of Evelyn Waugh.
Boston : Little, Brown, and Co., [1999]
(DLC) 99020837
(OCoLC)40979865
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Evelyn Waugh
ISBN: 0446960306 9780446960304 9780316136891 0316136891
OCLC Number: 53305344
Description: 1 online resource (535 pages)
Contents: The stories. 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 --
Juvenilia. The curse of the horse race ; Fidon's confetion ; Multa pecunia ; Fragment of a novel ; Essay ; The house : an anti-climax --
Oxford stories. 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: Short stories
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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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