Mr Norris changes trains

by Christopher Isherwood

Publisher: Triad in St Albans

Written in English
Published: Pages: 190 Downloads: 636
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Edition Notes

Originally published: London : L. and V. Woolf, 1935.

Statement(by)Christopher Isherwood.
The Physical Object
Pagination190p. ;
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17130515M
ISBN 100586047948

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About the Author. Christopher Isherwood (), perhaps the first major openly gay writer to be read extensively by a wider audience, was one of the most distinguished authors of the. Just how autobiographical these stories might be is left to the reader's imagination, of course, but they seemed to be based on German eccentrics whom the author knew and whom the reader will be unable to novel that opens the book, "The Last of Mr.

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London, L. and Virginia Woolf at the Hogarth Press, (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Isherwood; Frederic Prokosch; Stathis Orphanos Christopher Isherwood Collection (Library of Congress); Ralph Sylvester and Stathis Orphanos Collection (Library.

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Norris Changes Trains. London: Leonard and Virginia Woolf at the Hogarth Press, The Last of Mr. Norris (the British title is Mr. Norris Changes Trains), Isherwood’s third novel, takes place in the year Two strangers, sharing a compartment on the train to Berlin, begin.

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