Selected Essays of Cyril Connolly
New York: Persea Books, 1984.
Thirty of Cyril Connolly's most influential essays, selected from his previously published works: The Condemned Playground (1945), Ideas and Places (1953), Previous Convictions (1963).
With an introduction by Peter Quennell, we have a selection of travel pieces, thoughts on life and literature and some parodies of his contemporaries' styles.
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