by MacmillanLondon .
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||192|
Cabell crafts an endlessly enjoyable read in The Cords of Vanity. The protagonist, Robert Etheridge Townsend, is an irredeemable young rascal who can but make good on Cabell's terminal observation that "we like people on account of their good qualities and love them on account of their defects." While the book certainly can be read as a /5(4). About this Item: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, United States, Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. Mr. Cabell, in making ready this second or intended edition of THE CORDS OF VANITY, performs an act of reclamation which is at the same time an act of fresh creation. American author James Branch Cabell developed into a well-known fantasy writer later in his literary career, but his early novels focused on documenting (and slyly commenting upon) the lives of the American aristocracy in the early twentieth century. The Cords of Vanity follows the travails of a. The cords of vanity [Cabell, James Branch] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The cords of vanity.
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Discover the origins of everyday phrases from each book of the Bible in “The Writing on the Wall”, available worldwide as a paperback and e-book. “Cords of vanity” Source. Hardcover. First revised edition, with new material in accordance with the author's original intentions. Introduction by Wilson Follett. Spine lettering dull, and readable only with difficulty, envelope flap affixed to the front pastedown, else a tight, near fine copy lacking the dustwrapper. Rockwell Kent-designed bookplate of the poet and critic Louis Untermeyer detached and laid in, and. CORDS OF VANITY is essentially the book of Robert Etheridge Townsend. Now, this Townsend has . Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cabell, James Branch, Cords of vanity. New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, (OCoLC)