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Mystery at Geneva: An Improbable Tale of Singular Happenings By Rose Macaulay
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Dame Emilie Rose Macaulay DBE (1 August 1881 – 30 October... More > 1958) was an English writer, most noted for her award-winning novel The Towers of Trebizond, about a small Anglo-Catholic group crossing Turkey by camel. The story is seen as a spiritual autobiography, reflecting her own changing and conflicting beliefs. Macaulay’s novels were partly-influenced by Virginia Woolf; she also wrote biographies and travelogues.Macaulay was born in Rugby, Warwickshire the daughter of George Campbell Macaulay, a Classical scholar, and his wife, Grace Mary (née Conybeare). Her father was descended in the male-line directly from the Macaulay family of Lewis. She was educated at Oxford High School for Girls and read Modern History at Somerville College at Oxford University. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rose_Macaulay< Less
Kai Lung's Golden Hours By Ernest Bramah
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Joseph Hilaire Pierre René Belloc... More > (/hᵻˈlɛər ˈbɛlək/; French: [ilɛʁ bɛlɔk]; 27 July 1870 – 16 July 1953) was an Anglo-French writer and historian. He was one of the most prolific writers in England during the early twentieth century. He was known as a writer, orator, poet, sailor, satirist, man of letters, soldier and political activist. His Catholic faith had a strong impact on his works. He was President of the Oxford Union and later MP for Salford from 1906 to 1910. He was a noted disputant, with a number of long-running feuds, but also widely regarded as a humane and sympathetic man. Belloc became a naturalised British subject in 1902, while retaining his French citizenship.His poetry encompassed comic verses for children and religious poetry. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hilaire_Belloc< Less
What Not: A Prophetic Comedy By Rose Macaulay
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Dame Emilie Rose Macaulay DBE (1 August 1881 – 30 October... More > 1958) was an English writer, most noted for her award-winning novel The Towers of Trebizond, about a small Anglo-Catholic group crossing Turkey by camel. The story is seen as a spiritual autobiography, reflecting her own changing and conflicting beliefs. Macaulay’s novels were partly-influenced by Virginia Woolf; she also wrote biographies and travelogues.Macaulay was born in Rugby, Warwickshire the daughter of George Campbell Macaulay, a Classical scholar, and his wife, Grace Mary (née Conybeare). Her father was descended in the male-line directly from the Macaulay family of Lewis. She was educated at Oxford High School for Girls and read Modern History at Somerville College at Oxford University. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rose_Macaulay< Less
The Bridge at Mile 761/3: A Tale of Colonial Times By Charles Garthwaite
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This story -- set in 1930s’ Anglo-India – is about race, colour and colonialism. Jerry, a coloured engine driver, ravishes a white maiden under a railway bridge. Pearl becomes... More > pregnant, and since they are Catholics, Jerry has to marry her. When Pearl dies five years later, Jerry seduces her mother. Like her daughter, Malarna -- thirty/something -- also becomes pregnant The seduction of the mother-in-law – the book’s main story-line – is a long drawn-out affair because the lady is not willing. Also, our hero keeps getting sidetracked into his many other interests -- history, steam locomotives, religion, Indian erotica and exotica, etc The story takes place in the heyday of the Raj. Its protagonists are a mixed-race people who, as a result of the march of history, have since vanished from its pages -- in the same way as the once-mighty Raj itself.< Less
Non-combatants and Others By Rose Macaulay
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Dame Emilie Rose Macaulay DBE (1 August 1881 – 30 October... More > 1958) was an English writer, most noted for her award-winning novel The Towers of Trebizond, about a small Anglo-Catholic group crossing Turkey by camel. The story is seen as a spiritual autobiography, reflecting her own changing and conflicting beliefs. Macaulay’s novels were partly-influenced by Virginia Woolf; she also wrote biographies and travelogues.Macaulay was born in Rugby, Warwickshire the daughter of George Campbell Macaulay, a Classical scholar, and his wife, Grace Mary (née Conybeare). Her father was descended in the male-line directly from the Macaulay family of Lewis. She was educated at Oxford High School for Girls and read Modern History at Somerville College at Oxford University. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rose_Macaulay< Less
The Bridge at Mile 761/3: A Tale of Colonial Times By Charles Garthwaite
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This story -- set in 1930s’ Anglo-India – is about race, colour and colonialism. Jerry, a coloured engine driver, ravishes a white maiden under a railway bridge. Pearl becomes... More > pregnant, and since they are Catholics, Jerry has to marry her. When Pearl dies five years later, Jerry seduces her mother. Like her daughter, Malarna -- thirty/something -- also becomes pregnant The seduction of the mother-in-law – the book’s main story-line – is a long drawn-out affair because the lady is not willing. Also, our hero keeps getting sidetracked into his many other interests -- history, steam locomotives, religion, Indian erotica and exotica, etc The story takes place in the heyday of the Raj. Its protagonists are a mixed-race people who, as a result of the march of history, have since vanished from its pages -- in the same way as the once-mighty Raj itself.< Less
The making of a bigot By Rose Macaulay
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Dame Emilie Rose Macaulay DBE (1 August 1881 – 30 October... More > 1958) was an English writer, most noted for her award-winning novel The Towers of Trebizond, about a small Anglo-Catholic group crossing Turkey by camel. The story is seen as a spiritual autobiography, reflecting her own changing and conflicting beliefs. Macaulay’s novels were partly-influenced by Virginia Woolf; she also wrote biographies and travelogues.Macaulay was born in Rugby, Warwickshire the daughter of George Campbell Macaulay, a Classical scholar, and his wife, Grace Mary (née Conybeare). Her father was descended in the male-line directly from the Macaulay family of Lewis. She was educated at Oxford High School for Girls and read Modern History at Somerville College at Oxford University. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rose_Macaulay< Less
Crecy By Hilaire Belloc
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Joseph Hilaire Pierre René Belloc... More > (/hᵻˈlɛər ˈbɛlək/; French: [ilɛʁ bɛlɔk]; 27 July 1870 – 16 July 1953) was an Anglo-French writer and historian. He was one of the most prolific writers in England during the early twentieth century. He was known as a writer, orator, poet, sailor, satirist, man of letters, soldier and political activist. His Catholic faith had a strong impact on his works. He was President of the Oxford Union and later MP for Salford from 1906 to 1910. He was a noted disputant, with a number of long-running feuds, but also widely regarded as a humane and sympathetic man. Belloc became a naturalised British subject in 1902, while retaining his French citizenship.His poetry encompassed comic verses for children and religious poetry. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hilaire_Belloc< Less
Malplaquet By Hilaire Belloc
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Joseph Hilaire Pierre René Belloc... More > (/hᵻˈlɛər ˈbɛlək/; French: [ilɛʁ bɛlɔk]; 27 July 1870 – 16 July 1953) was an Anglo-French writer and historian. He was one of the most prolific writers in England during the early twentieth century. He was known as a writer, orator, poet, sailor, satirist, man of letters, soldier and political activist. His Catholic faith had a strong impact on his works. He was President of the Oxford Union and later MP for Salford from 1906 to 1910. He was a noted disputant, with a number of long-running feuds, but also widely regarded as a humane and sympathetic man. Belloc became a naturalised British subject in 1902, while retaining his French citizenship.His poetry encompassed comic verses for children and religious poetry. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hilaire_Belloc< Less
A General Sketch of the European War: The First Phase By Hilaire Belloc
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Joseph Hilaire Pierre René Belloc... More > (/hᵻˈlɛər ˈbɛlək/; French: [ilɛʁ bɛlɔk]; 27 July 1870 – 16 July 1953) was an Anglo-French writer and historian. He was one of the most prolific writers in England during the early twentieth century. He was known as a writer, orator, poet, sailor, satirist, man of letters, soldier and political activist. His Catholic faith had a strong impact on his works. He was President of the Oxford Union and later MP for Salford from 1906 to 1910. He was a noted disputant, with a number of long-running feuds, but also widely regarded as a humane and sympathetic man. Belloc became a naturalised British subject in 1902, while retaining his French citizenship.His poetry encompassed comic verses for children and religious poetry. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hilaire_Belloc< Less

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