The Angel and the Author

The Angel and the Author

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Autore: Jerome K. Jerome
Editore: Simone Vannini
Categoria: FICTION / Umoristico
Lingua: Inglese
Isbn: 9788826422190
Pubblicazione: 30/04/2017

Sinossi:
I had a vexing dream one night, not long ago: it was about a fortnight after Christmas. I dreamt I flew out of the window in my nightshirt. I went up and up. I was glad that I was going up. “They have been noticing me,” I thought to myself. “If anything, I have been a bit too good. A little less virtue and I might have lived longer. But one cannot have everything.” The world grew smaller and smaller. The last I saw of London was the long line of electric lamps bordering the Embankment; later nothing remained but a faint luminosity buried beneath darkness. It was at this point of my journey that I heard behind me the slow, throbbing sound of wings.
I turned my head. It was the Recording Angel. He had a weary look; I judged him to be tired.
“Yes,” he acknowledged, “it is a trying period for me, your Christmas time.”


Pagine 167
Formato BN Carta Bianca 148x210 - Copertina opaca
Peso 225 gr.