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The Indiscretion of the Duchess - Anthony Hope

The Indiscretion of the Duchess

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Published: 1st October 2006
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Anthony Hope (best known for "The Prisoner of Zenda)" published "The Indiscretion Of The Duchess" (subtitled "Being a Story Concerning Two Ladies, a Nobleman, and a Necklace") in 1894. This novel is written in the style of one of Hope's previous books, "The Dolly Dialogues," forerunner of a whole school of drawing-room comedy. The narrator, Gilbert Aycon, begins his tale: "In accordance with many most excellent precedents, I might begin by claiming the sympathy due to an orphan alone in the world. I might even summon my unguided childhood and the absence of parental training to excuse my faults and extenuate my indiscretions . . ."

ISBN: 9781598182934
ISBN-10: 1598182935
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 132
Published: 1st October 2006
Publisher: Alan Rodgers Books
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.9 x 15.2  x 1.1
Weight (kg): 0.34