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  • A Little Learning The First Volume of an Autobiography
  • Evelyn Waugh
  • English
  • 24 July 2019
  • 9780316926454

10 thoughts on “A Little Learning The First Volume of an Autobiography

  1. says:

    Evelyn Waugh never completed his autobiography unfortunately This volume takes us through his first job after college where on the last page his attempt at suicide is thwarted by discovering jellyfish in the seawat

  2. says:

    In my apartment I display books here and there scattered in nooks and crannies about a hundred or so at a time Anyone who wanders in will assume that these are my cherished possessions but in fact most are not The books on view are for the greater part volumes I have not yet read Waugh’s autobiography winked at me from a shelf for about a y

  3. says:

    This is the first and only volume of an unfinished autobiography It masterfully covers Waugh's youth including his genealogy parent's life early upbringing school boy days days at Oxford and his working life as a

  4. says:

    Meh Once is enough indeed What was I expecting Something in the same vein as his novels At first I was like 'Oh too bad he

  5. says:

    Interesting to see so many of Anthony Powell’s contemporaries from eyes other than Powell’s Waugh retains his bitter ironic humour Not on th

  6. says:

    35 stars I love Waugh's leisurely dry hud very British to me way of writing His earnest recollections of his youth and adolescence in a boarding

  7. says:

    I don't know why Waugh never finished this I strongly suspect he came up against the reality of his intense gay romances and couldn't slide over the surface yet of course couldn't talk about them Anyway for sheer beauty the prose when he describes the various places of learning and what they meant to him are some of his very best

  8. says:

    Waugh was among the most autobiographical of novelists so any memoir is bound to feel redundant even to him In 1963 while w

  9. says:

    This book passed with such pleasant tranuility through my mind that it left behind almost no residue of afterthought Conseuently I have little to say in its favour Anthony Powell called Waugh 'superlatively gifted' Clive James said that 'nobody ever wrote a unaffectedly elegant English' He remains popular now Tw

  10. says:

    Notable mostly for the uality of writing he brings to all his work this incomplete autobiography is inessential to anyone except devout Waugh

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Evelyn Waugh ↠ 4 review

A Little Learning The First Volume of an Autobiography

A catalogue of friendship This title presents a portrait of his Little Learning The eBook #180 recollection of those hedonistic days Full description This book passed with such pleasant tranuility through my mind that it left behind almost no residue of afterthought Conseuently I have little to say in its favour Anthony Powell called Waugh superlatively gifted Clive James said that nobody ever wrote a unaffectedly elegant English He remains popular now Twice have I received appreciative comments from booksellers upon presenting copies of his works for purchase One was an elderly Australian man who nodded with approval at Black Mischief telling me it was very funny The other was a young Swedish girl who had loved Waugh in Abyssinia My favourite sections were his portrait of his father one of a dying breed of men of letters who despaired of the scientific and technical volumes his publishing house sold as well as the description of his brief

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Summary A Little Learning The First Volume of an Autobiography

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About the Author: Evelyn Waugh

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