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Anthony Powell ☆ 6 Download From a View to a Death Characters ✓ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Unsavory artists titled boobs and charlatans with an affinity for Freud such are the oddballs whose antics animate the early novels of the late British master Anthony Powell A genius of social satire delivered with a very dry wit Powell builds his comedies on the foibles of British high society between the wars delving into subjects as various as psychoanalysis the film industry publishing and of course sex More exp. Arthur Zouch a young London artist with a beard has arrived for a seemingly indefinite stay at a slightly decrepit country house Zouch considers himself a superman that is an English version of the Teutonic bermensch His goal is to weasel his way into the family at Passenger Court which he manages to do while bedding an attractive local girl What he doesn t realize is that the patriarch of the country house also considers himself a superman and in this contest there will only be one winnerPowell s writing is tart He was followed by a spaniel of low descentMoistly he peered at ZouchHair grew on their faces but not successfullyfor many years now he had remained successfully entrenched behind his own personalityZouch had no great objection to children and had often found that to spend a few minutes playing with them was an admirable method of convincing people that he had a heart if not of gold at least of some almost eually precious substituteEven the most superficial observations let fall over the dinner table on the subject of handling the insane might have come in useful now I haven t been on a horse for eighteen months he said conversationally and without any reference to actual fact Betty said I haven t for eighteen years and it will be eighteen centuries before I do so again But dear said Mrs Passenger mildly you used to like your pony so much when you were a child I know said Betty I know But look how I ve ended up I m a warning to all girls who like animalsI always learn new terms from the odd Powellian world of the English country house between the wars A monkey puzzle is a type of evergreen tree so named because an English barrister once remarked It would puzzle a monkey to climb that A tuft hunter which someone calls Zouch is not as I had feared a person with a fetish for female body hair but a hanger on to noblemen or persons of uality toady


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  • Hardcover
  • 212
  • From a View to a Death
  • Anthony Powell
  • en
  • 11 May 2020
  • 9780434599073