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Such darling dodos and other stories

Angus Wilson

Such darling dodos and other stories

by Angus Wilson

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Published by Penguin Books in association with Secker and Warburg in Harmondsworth .
Written in English


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Originally published London: Secker and Warburg, 1950.

StatementAngus Wilson.
The Physical Object
Pagination189p. ;
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18289974M

Angus Wilson made his initial reputation by his short stories, The Wrong Set and Such Darling Dodos being his first two published books, appearing in and respectively. When reviewing Such Darling Dodos C. P. Snow perceptively wrote, 'Part-bizarre, part-savage and part-maudlin, there is nothing much like it on the contemporary scene/5(2). ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recycled packaging with free standard shipping on U.S. orders over $

  Hugh Massingberd THE LYTTELTON HART-DAVIS LETTERS: A SELECTION edited by Roger Hudson John Murray,.f, pp. , ISBN It seems only the other day that Lesley Cunliffe, the lamented American writer, was telling me how she proposed to present our common friend (to adopt George Lyttelton's characteristically pedantic usage) Craig Brown with a set of the Letters . Short Stories. The Wrong Set and Other Stories. Such Darling Dodos and Other Stories. A Bit off the Map and Other Stories. Death Dance: Twenty-Five Short Stories. Collected Stories. Novels. Hemlock and After. Anglo-Saxon Attitudes. The Middle Age of Mrs. Eliot. The Old Men at the Zoo. Late.

Angus Wilson's first volume of short stories, The Wrong Set was first published in to immense critical acclaim. The collection is a brilliantly funny exposure of the protective devices with which people seek to mask deep-laid egotism. As a writer Wilson established his reputation with his two collections of short stories, The Wrong Set () and Such Darling Dodos and Other Stories (). The title story of the latter book told of a rightwing homosexual named Tony, but Wilson himself was a supporter of liberal social causes.


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w05 wstartpage wstartpage-whats-new-shoes. Join our newsletter and get a 10% off treat. The Wrong Set, and Other Stories (), Such Darling Dodos, and Other Stories (), and A Bit off the Map, and Other Stories () deal with the same problems and use the same imagery as his.

Up until he published such works as The Wrong Set and Other Stories (), Such Darling Dodos (), Émile Zola (), Hemlock and After (), and For Whom the Cloche Tolls ().

Around the yearhowever, Wilson left his job at the British Museum and retired to a remote country house in Suffolk to pursue a full-time writing. Such Darling Dodos: And Other Stories Towards the end of Angus Wilson's life his short stories were entombed in a collected volume.

By way of signifying the corpus was sadly complete that made sense but it didn't do justice to the importance and quality of his Book Edition: Main. The book was met with critical and popular success and yielded one of his most controversial and powerful stories, Raspberry Jam, in which a young boy is confronted with cruel and untrustworthy adults in the form of two women who torture a bird in his presence.

Wilson published in his second collection, Such Darling Dodos and Other Stories. Three volumes of short stories were published - The Wrong Set, Such Darling Dodos and A Bit Off the Map. Faber Finds are reissuing these original selections. Angus Wilson made his initial reputation by his short stories, The Wrong Set and Such Darling Dodos being his first two published books, appearing in and : Faber & Faber.Angus Wilson made his initial reputation by his short stories, The Wrong Set and Such Darling Dodos being his first two published books, appearing in and respectively.

When reviewing Such Darling Dodos C. P. Snow perceptively wrote, 'Part-bizarre, part-savage and part-maudlin, there is nothing much like it on the contemporary scene. With 7 other books by the same author, namely The Wrong Set and other stories (London,FIRST EDITION OF THE AUTHOR’S FIRST BOOK, inscribed, “In Anthony Hobson’s copy of this my first book – (stories chosen by Sonia for Horizon), Angus Wilson, October ”), Such Darling Dodos (London, ), Emile Zola.