Item description for The Lunatic at Large (Collins Library) by J. Storer Clouston, Paul Collins, Jonathan Ames, Gerard Nahon, Charles Touati, Moises Silva, Frances F. Berdan & Gerard S. Sloyan...
The best-bred lunatics in England live in Clankwood, and Francis Beveridge is that community's newest resident. Rather than attending the asylum's Saturday dances, though, Beveridge goes on the lam in London. And thus, when a traveling German noble finds himself at the luxurious Hotel Mayonnaise without a guide to England's customs, who better to escort him than the amnesiac Englishman who materializes by his side? Beveridge provides the German with much useful knowledge, like giving a splendid tutor in bringing rail stations to a standstill, revealing the best way to fake a rabies attack, and showing how to crash London's most exclusive clubs --- quite literally. A much-loved Victorian comic masterpiece, this is the original anarchic novel that ushered in the age of Wodehouse and Waugh.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1" Width: 5.75" Height: 8.75" Weight: 1.06 lbs.
Release Date Mar 16, 2007
ISBN 1932416706 ISBN13 9781932416701
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More About J. Storer Clouston, Paul Collins, Jonathan Ames, Gerard Nahon, Charles Touati, Moises Silva, Frances F. Berdan & Gerard S. Sloyan
J. Storer Clouston was born in 1870 and died in 1944.