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A handful of dust

Author: Evelyn Waugh
Publisher: London : Penguin Books, 1951, ©1934.
Series: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
A satirical novel dealing in the first part with smart London society and in the second with adventures in the Brazilian wilderness. Tony Last was a commonplace young English squire with a romantic love for his home, his wife, and his small son. But his wife falls in love with another man, his son is killed on the hunting field and Tony himself goes off to South America where fate steps in to add an ironic touch to  Read more...
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Evelyn Waugh
OCLC Number: 1111706992
Notes: "A Penguin book."
Description: 921 pages
Series Title: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Responsibility: Evelyn Waugh.

Abstract:

A satirical novel dealing in the first part with smart London society and in the second with adventures in the Brazilian wilderness. Tony Last was a commonplace young English squire with a romantic love for his home, his wife, and his small son. But his wife falls in love with another man, his son is killed on the hunting field and Tony himself goes off to South America where fate steps in to add an ironic touch to the solution of his problems.

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