Cold Comfort Farm (Penguin Classics Deluxe Editions)

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Stella Gibbons' novel is a wickedly funny portrait of British rural life in the 1930s. Flora, a recently orphaned socialite, moves in with her country relatives, the gloomy Starkadders of Cold Comfort Farm.

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Very probably the funniest book ever written

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Screamingly funny and wildly subversive (Marian Keyes Guardian)

Delicious ... Cold Comfort Farm has the sunniness of a P. G. Wodehouse and the comic aplomb of Evelyn Waugh's Scoop' ( Independent)

One of the finest parodies written in English...a wickedly brilliant skit (Robert Macfarlane Guardian)

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Book Description Penguin Classics, 2007. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Neu. Neu Schnelle Lieferung, Kartonverpackung. Abzugsfähige Rechnung. Bei Mehrfachbestellung werden die Versandkosten anteilig erstattet. - 'Quite simply one of the funniest satirical novels of the last century.' -Nancy Pearl, NPR's Morning Edition The deliriously entertaining Cold Comfort Farm is 'very probably the funniest book ever written' ( The Sunday Times , London), a hilarious parody of D. H. Lawrence's and Thomas Hardy's earthy, melodramatic novels. When the recently orphaned socialite Flora Poste descends on her relatives at the aptly named Cold Comfort Farm in deepest Sussex, she finds a singularly miserable group in dire need of her particular talent: organization. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators. 236 pp. Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # INF1000041683

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