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Crome yellow

Autor: Aldous Huxley
Editorial: Chicago : Dalkey Archive Press, 2001.
Serie: Coleman Dowell British literature series.; Coleman Dowell series.
Edición/Formato:   Print book : Ficción : Inglés (eng) : 1st Dalkey Archive edVer todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
Base de datos:WorldCat
Resumen:
On vacation from school, Denis goes to stay at Crome, an English country house inhabitated by several of Huxley's most outlandish characters--from Mr. Barbecue-Smith, who writes 1,500 publishable words an hour by "getting in touch" with his "subconscious," to Henry Wimbush, who is obsessed with writing the definitive history of chrome. Denis's stay proves to be a disaster amid his weak attempts to attract the girl  Leer más
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Género/Forma: Satire
Fiction
Humorous fiction
Tipo de material: Ficción
Tipo de documento: Libro/Texto
Todos autores / colaboradores: Aldous Huxley
ISBN: 1564783049 9781564783042
Número OCLC: 46769779
Descripción: x, 152 pages ; 21 cm.
Título de la serie: Coleman Dowell British literature series.; Coleman Dowell series.
Responsabilidad: Aldous Huxley ; introduction by Michael Dirda.

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On vacation from school, Denis goes to stay at Crome, an English country house inhabitated by several of Huxley's most outlandish characters--from Mr. Barbecue-Smith, who writes 1,500 publishable words an hour by "getting in touch" with his "subconscious," to Henry Wimbush, who is obsessed with writing the definitive history of chrome. Denis's stay proves to be a disaster amid his weak attempts to attract the girl of his dreams and the ridicule he endures regarding his plan to write a novel about love and art. Lambasting the post-Victorian standards of morality, Chrome yello is a witty masterpiece that, in F. Scott Fitzgerald's words, "is too ironic to be called satire and too scornful to be called irony."

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