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Mr. Jacobs : a tale of the drummer, the reporter, and the prestidigitateur

Author: Arlo Bates
Publisher: [Auckland, New Zealand] : The Floating Press, 1883. ©2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the early 1880s, a novel called Mr. Isaacs by Francis Marion Crawford set the publishing world on fire, rocketing to the top of the bestseller lists. Soon afterwards, Arlo Bates released Mr. Jacobs, a satirical send-up of that novel, riffing on the colonialism and naval-gazing of Mr. Isaacs.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Bates, Arlo.
Mr. Jacobs : A Tale of the Drummer, the Reporter and the Prestidigitateur.
Auckland : The Floating Press, ©2014
Named Person: F Marion Crawford
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Arlo Bates
ISBN: 9781776585502 177658550X 9781776585496 1776585496
OCLC Number: 896835013
Description: 1 online resource (27 pages)
Responsibility: Arlo Bates.

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In the early 1880s, a novel called Mr. Isaacs by Francis Marion Crawford set the publishing world on fire, rocketing to the top of the bestseller lists. Soon afterwards, Arlo Bates released Mr. Jacobs, a satirical send-up of that novel, riffing on the colonialism and naval-gazing of Mr. Isaacs.

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