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By Donat Gallagher,Ann Pasternak Slater,John Howard Wilson,Baron Alder,Peter G. Christensen,Robert Murray Davis,D. Marcel DeCoste,Patrick Denman Flanery,Irina Kabanova,Dan S. Kostopulos,Lewis MacLeod,John W. Mahon,Richard W. Oram

A Handful of Mischief: New Essays on Evelyn Waugh is a set of essays in keeping with shows on the Evelyn Waugh Centenary convention at Hertford collage, Oxford, in 2003. There are twelve various essays by way of authors from a variety of nations, together with Australia, Canada, Russia, the uk, and the U.S.. The essays hide a variety of fabric, from Waugh's early novel Black Mischief (1932) to his final trip e-book, A vacationer in Africa (1960). as well as essays on recognized novels corresponding to Scoop (1938), Brideshead Revisited (1945), and Helena (1950), the gathering comprises papers on Waugh's library, his altering belief of Oxford, his writing approximately non secular conversion, and his function within the British evacuation of Crete in 1941. The authors technique Waugh and his paintings in a variety of methods, and leading edge essays discover sovereignty, post-colonialism, and variation for radio. individuals: Baron Alder, Peter G. Christensen, Robert Murray Davis, Marcel DeCoste, Patrick Denman Flanery, Donat Gallagher, Irina Kabanova, Dan S. Kostopulos, Lewis MacLeod, John W. Mahon, Richard W. Oram, Ann Pasternak Slater, John Howard Wilson.

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