The Great Adventure

The Great Adventure

By

0
(0 Reviews)
The Great Adventure by Arnold Bennett

Published:

1913

Downloads:

858

Share This

The Great Adventure

By

0
(0 Reviews)

Book Excerpt

as--er--Harry Lauder?

PASCOE. (Shakes his head.) You mustn't go to extremes.

CARVE. Is he as famous as Harry Vardon?

PASCOE. Never heard of him.

CARVE. I only see these names in the papers. Is he as famous as Bernard Shaw?

PASCOE. Yes, I should say he was.

CARVE. Oh, well that's not so bad. Better than I thought! It's so difficult to judge where one is--er--personally concerned. Especially if you're never on the spot.

PASCOE. So it's true Mr. Carve never comes to England?

CARVE. Why should he come to England? He isn't a portrait painter. It's true he owns this house, but surely that isn't sufficient excuse for living in a place like England?

PASCOE. Of course, if you look at it like that, there's no particular attractiveness in England that I've ever seen. But that answer wouldn't satisfy Redcliffe Gardens. Redcliffe Gardens is persuaded that there must be a special reason.

CARVE. Well, there is.

PASCOE. (Interested, in spite of himself.) Indeed!

CARVE. (Confidentially.) H

Readers reviews

5
4
3
2
1
0.0
Average from 0 Reviews
0
Write Review
Be the first to review this book
William Staikos - An Intriguing Story Involving Pain, Isolation and Death
FEATURED AUTHOR - William Staikos is a 23-year-old Canadian writer who enjoys reading fantasy/science fiction books. There are always new incredible ideas in literature and he wants to explore those aspects in every way possible. As our Author of the Day, Staikos tells us about his latest book, Untold Deception. Please give us a short introduction to what Untold Deception is about. It's about Salan who grows up in the slums of a country known as Faslow. After his mother is wrongfully killed in the town square… Read more