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ISBN: 0007243766 / ISBN-13: 9780007243761

Mad World: Evelyn Waugh and the Secrets of Brideshead

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  • Mad World: Evelyn Waugh and the Secrets of Brideshead (HarperPress) – Hardcover (2009)
    by Paula Byrne

    Mad World: Evelyn Waugh and the Secrets of Brideshead

    Hardcover, HarperPress
    2009
    384 pages

    ISBN: 0007243766
    ISBN-13: 9780007243761

    A terrifically engaging and original biography about one of England's greatest novelists, and the glamorous, eccentric, debauched and ultimately tragic family that provided him with the most significant friendships of his life and inspired his masterpiece, "Brideshead Revisited". Evelyn Waugh was already famous when "Brideshead Revisited" was published in 1945. Written at the height of the war, the novel was, he admitted, of no 'immediate propaganda value'. Instead, it was the story of a household, a family and a journey ... Show more

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