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Valmouth and Other Novels (1961) [Omnibus Volume]
by (Arthur Annesley) Ronald Firbank Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Summary (From the publisher):

Ronald Firbank has been described as the 'first and almost the only Impressionist in England fiction--the earliest writer to discard the load of realistic lumber under which the modern story is interred.'

The best of Firbank's short novels are in this book; Valmouth (recently made into a successful musical), Concerning the Eccentricities of Cardinal Pirelli, and Prancing Nigger.


  • Valmouth
  • Prancing Nigger [Sorrow in Sunlight]
  • Concerning the Eccentricities of Cardinal Pirelli

Original title: Valmouth and Other Novels
Alternative titles: Valmouth and Other Stories
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classicsPost-modern, Avant-garde, & Experimental

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Valmouth and Other Novels (1961)
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Language: English

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Manifested in:

Valmouth and Other Novels (September 1992)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: London
Publisher: Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics
ISBN: 9780140180558
Dimensions: 5 x 7 x 1 in
Pages: 250

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