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Zuleika Dobson

£9.99

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Nobody could predict the consequences when ravishing Zuleika Dobson arrives at Oxford, to visit her grandfather, the college warden. Formerly a governess, she has landed on the occupation of prestidigitator, and thanks to her overwhelming beauty-and to a lesser extent her professional talents-she takes the town by storm, gaining admittance to her grandfather's college. It is there, at the institution inspired by author Max Beerbohm's own alma mater, that she falls in love the Duke of Dorset, who duly adores her in return. Ever aware of appearances, however, Zuleika breaks the Duke's heart when she decides that she must abandon the match. The epidemic of heartache that proceeds to overcome the academic town makes for some of the best comic writing in the history of English literature. Decorative boards with cream slipcase in very good condition. Illustrator: Michael Kirkham published by The Folio Society 2008

Item details

Author(s):
Beerbohm, Max
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2008
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
The Folio Society

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Nobody could predict the consequences when ravishing Zuleika Dobson arrives at Oxford, to visit her grandfather, the college warden. Formerly a governess, she has landed on the occupation of prestidigitator, and thanks to her overwhelming beauty-and to a lesser extent her professional talents-she takes the town by storm, gaining admittance to her grandfather's college. It is there, at the institution inspired by author Max Beerbohm's own alma mater, that she falls in love the Duke of Dorset, who duly adores her in return. Ever aware of appearances, however, Zuleika breaks the Duke's heart when she decides that she must abandon the match. The epidemic of heartache that proceeds to overcome the academic town makes for some of the best comic writing in the history of English literature. Decorative boards with cream slipcase in very good condition. Illustrator: Michael Kirkham published by The Folio Society 2008

Author(s):
Beerbohm, Max
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2008
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
The Folio Society

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