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Zuleika Dobson

Sir Max Beerbohm

Zuleika Dobson

by Sir Max Beerbohm

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Published by Boni and Liveright, inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oxford (England)
    • Subjects:
    • College students -- Fiction.,
    • Oxford (England) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Max Beerbohm; introduction by Francis Hackett.
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesModern library
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.B3958 Z2, PR6003.E4 Z2
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 p.l., v-ix, 7-358 p.
      Number of Pages358
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6627396M
      LC Control Number20015347
      OCLC/WorldCa2978095

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      Jan 16,  · Praise for Zuleika Dobson and Max Beerbohm "Mr. Beerbohm in his way is perfect He has brought personality into literature, not unconsciously and impurely, but so consciously and purely that we do not know whether there is any relation between Max the essayist and Mr. Beerbohm the man/5(K). Zuleika Dobson, great beauty and second-rate conjurer, leaves a trail of broken hearts behind her wherever she goes. When she arrives at Oxford to stay with her grandfather, the Warden of Judas College, the entire student population is immediately smitten - including the proud and impossibly noble Duke of Dorset. But disaster looms for the fatally Price Range: $ - $

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