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The Best of Saki

by Saki

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Published by Everymans Library .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Everyman"s Library (Paper

ContributionsMartin Stephen (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7592618M
ISBN 100460873407
ISBN 109780460873406

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Saki Shorts () is a musical based on nine stories by Saki, with music, book and lyrics by John Gould and Dominic McChesney. Miracles at Short Notice () by James Lark is another musical based on short stories by Saki. Life According to Saki () by Katherine Rundell is a play inspired by the life and work of Saki. ReferencesBattles/wars: First World War, Battle of the Somme, . The Chronicles of Clovis, published in , was the third in Saki (H. H. Munro)'s series of very funny and very vicious an insider, Saki was ideally poised to eviscerate the Edwardian middle class way of life, and his pitiless and magnetic sense of humour - teamed with an ability to wield that sharpest of writer's tools, the (very) short story - makes these some of the funniest .

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