Download Free eBooks | Bookposts.co.uk


    eBook: Roll-Call (Unabridged)

    Details

    EAN / ISBN
    9788074843877

    Category
    Narratives

    Pages
    673

    Publisher
    e-artnow

    Published

    Share this page


    Roll-Call (Unabridged) (eBook)

    This carefully crafted ebook: "The Roll-Call (Unabridged)" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. This ebook concerns the young life of Clayhanger's stepson, George. George Edwin Cannon - he soon drops the surname Clayhanger, given to him upon his mother's marriage - is an architect, and represents what his stepfather Edwin Clayhanger wished to become.  The characters of Edwin and Hilda are not developed further in this book: Edwin - now elevated to Alderman - appears only briefly. The central character displays an unattractive arrogance because of the wealth behind him. In an early chapter, he thinks about adding electric light to his London dwelling, and decides that he - or rather, his stepfather - can well afford it. Bennett seems to have felt that the children of the successful bourgeoisie, unless their excesses are suppressed as Edwin's were, will become spoilt. Arnold Bennett (1867-1931) was an English journalist, novelist, and writer. After working as a rent collector and solicitor's clerk, Bennett won a writing contest which convinced him to become a journalist. He later turned to the writing of novels, including his most famous Clayhanger and Anna of the five towns.

    Other eBooks from this Autor

    eBook: The Old Wives' TaleeBook: How to Live on Twenty-Four Hours a DayeBook: The Complete Clayhanger Family NovelseBook: The Old AdameBook: Buried Alive  The Old Wives' Tale  The Card (3 Classics by Arnold Bennett)eBook: These Twain (Unabridged)eBook: How to Live on 24 Hours a Day (A Classic Guide to Self-Improvement)eBook: Mental Efficiency And Other Hints to Men and Women

    * All information about the books on this website is intended solely for information purposes. They are neither complete nor do they represent a recommendation or solicitation of the respective books . A legal claim on buying the books at the displayed price does not exist. The purchase of an eBook is possible only in designated shops. The sitter Inflation in percent is calculated from the last price change of a respective books.

    Price

    0.99£

    iTunes
    iBooks
    0.99 £
    Stand: 17.11.2021

    Other eBooks