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Literary Lapses


Book Description
Excerpt:
How much has he?"
"Fifteen million two hundred and fifty thousand dollars," answered Gwendoline. Lord Oxhead leaned his head against the mantelpiece. His mind was in a whirl. He was trying to calculate the yearly interest on fifteen and a quarter million dollars at four and a half per cent reduced to pounds, shillings, and pence. It was bootless. His brain, trained by long years of ... More
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Publisher
BindingKindle Edition (60 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-10B004H1TCYS
Publication Date12/21/2010
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About Stephen B Leacock (Author) : Stephen B Leacock is a published author. Published credits of Stephen B Leacock include Model Memoirs: And Other Sketches from Simple to Serious (Essay Index Reprint Series).
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9/2/2009 D. Murdoch said: 1st book of short stories by Cdn humorist Stephen Leacock. Check out the inspired lunacy in the story "The New Food".
tags: I recommend, Inspired me

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