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While Rome burns

Author: Alexander Woollcott
Publisher: Harmondsworth, England : Penguin Books, 1937.
Series: [Penguin Books. no. 118.]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Named Person: Alexander Woollcott; Alexander Woollcott
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Woollcott
OCLC Number: 10240200
Notes: A selection of the author's best horror stories, anecdotes, personal portraits, legendary tales, and reminiscences.
Description: 278 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: In that state of life --
The sacred grove --
A plot for Mr. Dreiser --
Reunion in Paris --
Hands across the sea --
My friend Harpo --
Father Duffy --
Obituary --
the editor’s easy chair --
Aunt Mary’s doctor --
The truth about Jessica Dermot --
Entrance fee --
Moonlight sonata --
Full fathom five --
The vanishing lady --
Rien ne va plus --
A portrait of Kathleen Norris --
Colossal bronze --
The first Mrs. Tanqueray --
Our Mrs. Parker --
The mysteries of Rudolfo --
The legend of Sleepless Hollow --
The prodigal father --
The young monk of Siberia --
By the rude bridge --
In behalf of an absentee --
The mystery of the hansom cab --
La Belle Helene and Mr. B. --
Murder for publicity --
An exotic figure in Moscow --
The corporal of St. Aignan --
Comrade Woollcott goes to the play --
The retreat from Moscow --
Going to pieces in the Orient --
How to go to Japan --
Charlie --
as ever was --
Lest we forget --
Mourning becomes Electra --
This thing called They --
The good life --
The wife of Henry Adams --
The last of Frank Harris --
The nostrils of G. B. S. --
Wisteria.
Series Title: [Penguin Books. no. 118.]
Responsibility: by Alexander Woollcott.

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