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The Eve of St Venus by Anthony Burgess

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Published by Arrow Books in London .
Written in English


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Pagination128p. :
Number of Pages128
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Open LibraryOL16507862M
ISBN 100099416808

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The Eve of Saint Venus: A Novel Paperback – March 1, by Anthony Burgess (Author) › Visit Amazon's Anthony Burgess Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central. Anthony /5(2). The Eve of Saint Venus is a novella, or, as author Anthony Burgess (pen-name of John Burgess Wilson) put it, "opusculum", on the theme of marriage. It was first published in The first version of this story was written in as a three-act theological comedy. Initially Burgess planned to use it as a libretto for an opera he intended writing. Critical works: Shakespeare, Joysprick, Ninety-Nine .   The Eve of St Venus by Anthony Burgess, , Arrow Books edition, in EnglishAuthor: Anthony Burgess. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Hesperus Modern Voices Ser.: The Eve of St Venus: A Fantasy about Love and Marriage by Prosper Mèrimée and Anthony Burgess (, Trade Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

Among the summaries and analysis available for The Eve of St Venus, there are 1 Short Summary and 1 Book Review. Depending on the study guide provider (SparkNotes, Shmoop, etc.), the resources below will generally offer The Eve of St Venus chapter summaries, . It is presented here along with the earlier and similarly themed "The Venus of Ille, "by Prosper Merimee. Ambrose and Diana are to be married. Diana, however, is having last-minute doubts fuelled by her feminist friend and bridesmaid, Julia, while Ambrose inadvertently becomes engaged to the goddess Venus, who has taken possession of the. Could someone please adjust the heading to read "Eve of Saint Venus"? Two reasons: (1) that's the correct title of the book, in every edition I'm aware of; (2) spelling "Saint" out instead of abbreviating it avoids the obvious problem of having to choose between "St." (American) and "St" (UK), with the former pleasing most users of Wikipedia. Books shelved as venus: Perelandra by C.S. Lewis, Containment by Christian Cantrell, The Sky People by S.M. Stirling, Seas of Venus by David Drake, and P.

THE EVE OF SAINT VENUS Author BURGESS, Anthony Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Near Fine in a price-clipped, Near Fine dustwrapper Quantity available 1 Edition First Edition Binding Hardcover Publisher Sidgwick and Jackson Place of Publication London Date published () Keywords Modern Firsts; Modern First Editions; Edward. THE ALTAR OF VENUS This memoir was originally privately printed in England in and is a book "wherein a late member of the House of Lords has given a true history of his erotic life." Our anonymous author is introduced to the delights of desire at a tender age. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. The Eve of St Venus: An entertaining story following Ambrose as he manages to find himself married to a statue of Venus, the day before his marriage to Diana, who is .