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The old Adam : a story of adventure

Author: Arnold Bennett
Publisher: [Auckland, New Zealand] : The Floating Press, 1913. ©2013
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A sequel of sorts to Bennett''s short comic novel The Card, The Old Adam reprises the beloved character Denry the Audacious. In this volume, Denry''s audaciousness has been tempered somewhat by middle age. In his current incarnation as ""Edward Henry, "" he''s having a hard time reconciling himself to the peaceful lull of domesticity, so he plans a caper with some of his old pals, hoping to revive the spark of his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bennett, Arnold.
Old Adam : A Story of Adventure.
Auckland : The Floating Press, ©2014
Named Person: Arnold Bennett; Arnold Bennett
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Arnold Bennett
ISBN: 9781776587025 1776587022 9781776587018 1776587014
OCLC Number: 896834957
Description: 1 online resource (341 pages)
Contents: Title; Contents; PART I; Chapter I --
Dog-Bite; Chapter II --
The Bank-Note; Chapter III --
Wilkins''s; Chapter IV --
Entry into the Theatrical World; Chapter V --
Mr. Sachs Talks; Chapter VI --
Lord Woldo and Lady Woldo; PART II; Chapter VII --
Corner-Stone; Chapter VIII --
Dealing with Elsie; Chapter IX --
The First Night; Chapter X --
Isabel.
Responsibility: Arnold Bennett.

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A sequel of sorts to Bennett''s short comic novel The Card, The Old Adam reprises the beloved character Denry the Audacious. In this volume, Denry''s audaciousness has been tempered somewhat by middle age. In his current incarnation as ""Edward Henry, "" he''s having a hard time reconciling himself to the peaceful lull of domesticity, so he plans a caper with some of his old pals, hoping to revive the spark of his youth. Will he be able to pull off this bold scheme? Read The Old Adam to find out.

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