Gedempte Molenwijk 18-20
8442 BG Heerenveen
Grossmith, George , Grossmith, Weedon , Glinert, Ed
Diary of a Nobody
"The Diary Of A Nobody" began as a serial in "Punch" and the book which followed in 1892 has never been out of print. The Grossmith brothers not only created an immortal comic character but produced a clever satire of their society. Mr Pooter is an office clerk and upright family man in a dull 1880s suburb. His diary is a wonderful portrait of the class system and the inherent snobbishness of the suburban middle classes. It sends up contemporary crazes for Aestheticism, spiritualism and bicycling, as well as the fashion for publishing diaries by anybody and everybody.
|Paperback, slap kaft
198 x 128 x 20 mm
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