pbstudio
e-Book The Man Who Understood Women, and Other Stories: With an Introduction by W.J. Locke [ 1920 ] download

e-Book The Man Who Understood Women, and Other Stories: With an Introduction by W.J. Locke [ 1920 ] download

by Leonard Merrick

ISBN: 1112396926
ISBN13: 978-1112396922
Language: English
Publisher: Cornell University Library (August 10, 2009)
Pages: 450
Category: Dramas and Plays
Subategory: Literature

ePub size: 1240 kb
Fb2 size: 1751 kb
DJVU size: 1766 kb
Rating: 4.8
Votes: 396
Other Formats: rtf lrf txt azw

LibriVox recording of The Man who Understood Women, and Other . For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox. M4B Audiobook 01-12 (149MB) M4B Audiobook 13-23 (132MB).

LibriVox recording of The Man who Understood Women, and Other Stories by Leonard Merrick  . It is surprising that Merrick's work is no longer known to the public, as he was one of the most highly regarded writers of his own time. William Dean Howells wrote of him, for instance, "I can think of no recent fictionist of his nation who can quite match with Mr. Merrick in that excellence For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox. External metadata update.

Leonard Merrick wrote in an era when short-stories and plays were a more remunerative literary pursuit than novels . Perhaps because they were written with an eye to commercial acceptance, the stories showcase Merrick at his most agreeable.

Leonard Merrick wrote in an era when short-stories and plays were a more remunerative literary pursuit than novels, and he indulged in both with a degree of success (although he is remembered for neither). His short-stories in particular were well-regarded. They are concise, clever and shapely, but their neatness rarely achieves the eff Leonard Merrick wrote in an era when short-stories and plays were a more remunerative literary pursuit than novels, and he indulged in both with a degree of success (although he is remembered for neither).

The Works of Leonard Merrick. THE MAN WHO UNDERSTOOD WOMEN. The Works of LEONARD MERRICK. CONRAD IN QUEST OF HIS YOUTH. With an Introduction by Sir J. M. Barrie. WHEN LOVE FLIES OUT O' THE WINDOW. With an Introduction by Sir William Robertson Nicoll. THE QUAINT COMPANIONS. With an Introduction by H. G. Wells. THE POSITION OF PEGGY HARPER. With an Introduction by Sib Arthur Pinero. THE MAN WHO UNDERSTOOD WOMEN and other Stories. With an Introduction by W. J. Locke.

Merrick was well regarded by other writers of his er. The Man Who Understood Women (1908). While Paris Laughed (1918). A Chair on the Boulevard (1919). At least eleven of Merrick's stories have been adapted to screen, most in the 1920s, including Conrad in Quest of His Youth (1920) directed by William C. deMille. Later adaptions include a 1931 film The Magnificent Lie based on the story "Laurels and the Lady", and a 1952 TV episode called "Masquerade" for Lux Video Theatre based on the story Merrick died at the age of 75, in a London nursing home on 7 August 1939, just 12 days before the start of World War I. .

Read various fiction books with us in our e-reader. The Man Who Understood Women, And Other Stories. Merrick, Leonard, 1864-1939.

Электронная книга "7 best short stories by Leonard Merrick", Leonard Merrick. Эту книгу можно прочитать в Google Play Книгах на компьютере, а также на устройствах Android и iOS. Выделяйте текст, добавляйте закладки и делайте заметки, скачав книгу "7 best short stories by Leonard Merrick" для чтения в офлайн-режиме.

This is a collection of 20 short stories by English novelist and playwright Leonard Merrick. Introduction, by William J. The stories concern varied topics, and succeed to evoke a charming picture of England in the early 20th century. Merrick in that excellence Introduction, by William J.

Authors who concern themselves only with men and women of assured position . Leonard Merrick has the inimitable gift of inducing his readers to experience the emotions he portrays.

Authors who concern themselves only with men and women of assured position and regular incomes have forgotten the truth which Leonard Merrick so triumphantly affirms. Romance is no respecter of persons. I know of no author with a more subtle understanding of woman, her generosity and meanness, her strange reticence, amazing candours. Mary Brett an, that tragedy of invincible fidelity, could only have been portrayed by a man able to sense feminine capacity for dumb fortitude.

We aim to show you accurate product information. Manufacturers, suppliers and others provide what you see here, and we have not verified it. See our disclaimer. Locke Format: Paperback; Subject: History. Assembled Product Dimensions (L x W x H). 2 x . 8 x . 1 Inches.

Originally published in 1920. This volume from the Cornell University Library's print collections was scanned on an APT BookScan and converted to JPG 2000 format by Kirtas Technologies. All titles scanned cover to cover and pages may include marks notations and other marginalia present in the original volume.
ISBN: 1881316025
ISBN13: 978-1881316022
language: English
Subcategory: Social Sciences
e-Book Pax Vobiscum: -1890 download

Pax Vobiscum: -1890 epub fb2

by Henry Drummond
ISBN: 1112321500
ISBN13: 978-1112321504
language: English
Subcategory: Religious Studies
ISBN: 1112264965
ISBN13: 978-1112264962
language: English
Subcategory: Dramas and Plays
ISBN: 111208231X
ISBN13: 978-1112082313
language: English
Subcategory: History and Criticism
e-Book Tahiti Days: -1920 download

Tahiti Days: -1920 epub fb2

by Hector Macquarrie
ISBN: 1112289801
ISBN13: 978-1112289804
language: English
Subcategory: Australia and Oceania
ISBN: 1112378944
ISBN13: 978-1112378942
language: English
ISBN: 1112230661
ISBN13: 978-1112230660
language: English
Subcategory: Russia
ISBN: 1112193766
ISBN13: 978-1112193767
language: English
Subcategory: Miscellaneous
ISBN: 1112490809
ISBN13: 978-1112490804
language: English
Subcategory: Psychology and Counseling
ISBN: 1112139850
ISBN13: 978-1112139857
language: English
Subcategory: Americas