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Author: Willem Elsschot; Paul Vincent
Publisher: London ; New York : Granta Books, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A satirical fable of capitalism and wealth. A clerk in Antwerp suddenly becomes the chief agent in Belgium and Luxembourg for a Dutch cheese and is saddled with 370 cases containing ten thousand  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Novels
Satire
Fiction
Humorous fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Elsschot, Willem, 1882-1960.
Cheese.
London ; New York : Granta Books, 2002
(OCoLC)605930745
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Willem Elsschot; Paul Vincent
ISBN: 186207481X 9781862074811 1862075565 9781862075566
OCLC Number: 48235536
Language Note: Translated from the Dutch.
Description: xvi, 134 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Kaas.
Responsibility: William Elsschot ; translated and with a preface by Paul Vincent.
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'Edam's great moment in world literature' boasts the blurb on the back of this novella, and such a throwaway line encapsulates the charm of a book which has been compared to Three Men in a Boat or Read more...

 
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