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Mini Quotable Noel Coward (Irresistible Miniature Edition) by Running Press

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Published by Running Press Book Publishers .
Written in English


  • Dictionaries of quotations,
  • Other prose: from c 1900 -,
  • Plays & playwrights: from c 1900 -,
  • Reference,
  • English,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Quotations

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8032790M
ISBN 100762406429
ISBN 109780762406425

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Coward was a terrible snob and this is a very snobby book. Some of the things the characters say about "the natives", the "lower classes", etc. make me uncomfortable. The worst of Coward's scorn was reserved for lesbians, on whom he poured insults and clichés of every kind/5(22). Noel Coward, Barry Day (). “The Essential Noël Coward Compendium: The Very Best of His Work, Life and Times”, p, A&C Black 42 Copy quote. Humorists: From Hogarth to Noel Coward Hardcover – Novem Insightful and quotable. Read more. One person found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. joseph crowley. out of 5 stars Humor's high priests and the fond pleasures they bring us yet/5(16). First published in , Pomp and Circumstance, Coward's only novel, was greeted with wide critical acclaim. 'A South Sea Bubble of a book it is, with a Royal Visit expected on the Island of Samolo, and the narrator, a mother of three, dealing with everything from chicken-pox to the amours of a visiting Duchess' (Daily Telegraph); 'If there is anywhere on earth where the old Coward world still credibly lingers on, it /5(22).

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- Noel Fielding 'I had the good fortune to meet Noël Coward once, when I was a young actor starting out. He signed a copy of his book Pretty Polly Barlow for me - I didn't ask him to, he just decided that he was going to do that. He put, 'Best Wishes, Noël Coward,' and said that he would have written just Noël if he has known me better. 56 quotes from Noël Coward: 'It's discouraging to think how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.', 'I like long walks, especialy when they are taken by people who annoy me.', and 'I don't know what London's coming to — the higher the buildings the lower the morals.'. Noël Coward has books on Goodreads with ratings. Noël Coward’s most popular book is Blithe Spirit. See all books authored by Noël Coward, including Three Plays: Blithe Spirit, Hay Fever, Private Lives, and The Letters of Noel Coward, and more on Skip to content Search.