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The honorary consul

Author: Graham Greene; Tim Pigott-Smith
Publisher: Bath [England] : Chivers Audio Books ; Hampton, NH : Chivers North America, [2000].©1973.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The gripping tragicomedy of a bungled kidnapping in a provincial Argentinian town tells the story of Charley Fortnum, the 'Honorary Consul, ' a whiskey-sodden figure of dubious authority who is taken by a group of revolutionaries."--Container.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Political fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Graham Greene; Tim Pigott-Smith
ISBN: 0754053970 9780754053972
OCLC Number: 46326238
Notes: Complete and unabridged.
A Sterling edition.
Compact disc.
Performer(s): Read by Tim Pigott-Smith.
Description: 8 audio discs (10 hr., 26 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: by Graham Greene.

Abstract:

"The gripping tragicomedy of a bungled kidnapping in a provincial Argentinian town tells the story of Charley Fortnum, the 'Honorary Consul, ' a whiskey-sodden figure of dubious authority who is taken by a group of revolutionaries."--Container.

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Action, social awareness, moral struggle,no deep women, ELC Review

by vleighton (WorldCat user published 2014-12-19) Very Good Permalink

This novel is fairly typical Graham Greene. The plot is straightforward, the prose is not experimental, and there are clearly identified good guys and bad guys. If you have seen the movie "The Third Man" with Orson Wells (Graham Greene wrote the screenplay) you will recognize some common themes and...
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