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Memoirs of a midget

by Walter De la Mare

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Published by The press of the Readers club in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Young women -- Fiction,
  • Difference (Psychology) -- Fiction,
  • Circus performers -- Fiction,
  • Short people -- Fiction,
  • Dwarfs -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Walter de la Mare, with a foreword by Carl Van Doren.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.D3702 Me11, PR6007.E3 Me11
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix p., 1 l., 379 p. ;
    Number of Pages379
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6431115M
    LC Control Number42002416
    OCLC/WorldCa8796664

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It's the kind of book I love-- classically constructed, beautiful sentences, highly imaginative. But the metaphor becomes very tired-- the protagonist is a midget who, like all of us, feels overwhelmed by the world.

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Other major works include the children’s novel, The Three Royal Monkeys, Henry Brocken, and The Return. His book Desert Islands is also available from Paul Dry Books. Nov 24,  · Small things do come in big packages. Originally published in and just released in this new edition, Memoirs of a Midget is a faux memoir that details the life of the tiny Miss M., who Author: Keith Staskiewicz.

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eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of Memoirs of a Midget. astonmartingo.com will help you with any book or any. Memoirs Of A Midget by Walter de la Mare is a fictional memoir of Miss M, a diminutive young woman (exactly how diminutive is left up to the reader's interpretation!), who grows up in an orphanage and eventually falls in love with a full-sized woman even as she is courted by a male astonmartingo.com by: 5.

Memoirs of a Midget is not a fast read, but it is a deep one. Though very little happens in her life. Miss M. has much to say to her readers. In the end her story is something akin to My Brilliant Career, a story of the artist as a young woman. Just what kind of artist Miss M.

will become is left to the reader to decide/5(3). Book reviews. Memoirs of a Midget Walter de la Mare Review by Michael Alec Rose.

November Walter de la Mare’s fiction from between the World Wars has long been lost in a lonely, twilight world of half-obscurity. Such a literary fate is somewhat ironic, for his stories and novels consistently depict a lonely, twilight world of half. The Project Gutenberg EBook of Memoirs of a Midget, by Walter de la Mare This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

Get this from a library. Memoirs of a midget. [Walter De la Mare] -- The recollections and impressions of a perfectly formed little creature. Awarded James Tait Black memorial prize. Talk:Memoirs of a Midget Jump to -John Bayley (The New York Review of Book [sic]) This quotation from the late English critic John Bayley from the book jacket blurb (Paul Dry reprint) may be misattributed, as I can't find it using the NYRB index or on Project Muse or Jstor.

I wonder if jacket blurbs count as a "reliable source" for wikipedia. Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.Memoirs of a Midget.

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