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Seducers in Ecuador

Vita Sackville-West

Seducers in Ecuador

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Published by L. and V. Woolf in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

A story.

Statement[by] V. Sackville-West.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.S123 Se, PR6037.A35 Se
The Physical Object
Pagination73, [1] p.
Number of Pages73
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6673304M
LC Control Number25000766
OCLC/WorldCa644123


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Seducers in Ecuador and The Heir book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Seducers has a creepy factor because you know from the get-go that the guy with the glasses is going to gallows dammit, The first The Seducers in Ecuador the the story of Lomax and the odd effects of wearing colored glasses.

Sackville /5. Seducers in Ecuador is an odd little book, very slightly disturbing, I found myself unable to develop any kind of relationship with any of the characters. As well as The Heir, I have read three other Vita Sackville West novels, and to me Seducers in Ecuador seems rather different, experimental perhaps/5.

The occasional fox mark. This copy is signed without dedication by Vita Sackville-West to the title page. Seducers in Ecuador - a novella dedicated to Virginia Woolf - is the story of Arthur Lomax, every bit the English gentleman in his white ducks and solar topee, enjoying the pleasures of an Egyptian cruise.

London: The Hogarth Press, First edition. Hardcover. Vita Sackville-West's novel Seducers in Ecuador is seldom seen thus, in near fine condition and Seducers in Ecuador book bearing the original dust jacket.

One of 1, copies, this copy features a beautifully bright, square, and tight binding, with sharp corners, paper spine label fully intact, and only a hint of wear to the spine ends. Genre/Form: Novels: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sackville-West, V. (Victoria), Seducers in Ecuador.

New York, George H. Doran Co. [©]. Seducers in Ecuador book in Ecuador: And the Heir Hardcover – Large Print, June 1, by V. Sackville-West (Author)Author: V. Sackville-West. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sackville-West, V. (Victoria), Seducers in Ecuador.

London, L. and V. Woolf, (OCoLC)   Seducers in Ecuador is the story of Arthur Lomax, every bit the English gentleman in his white ducks and solar topee, enjoying the pleasures of an Egyptian cruise.

But with the addition of a pair of blue spectacles to the outfit, Lomax's entire world changes - to Brand: Random House. Seducers in Ecuador, an ironic tale of the nature of truth & fantacy, is the story of Arthur Lomax, the English gentleman whose entire world is about to change - with alarming deadly effect.

The Heir tells of Peregrine Chase, who inherits a moated Tudor house, and whose resistance to change dissolves in the face of its beauty. In NovemberVita informed Leonard that ‘Messrs. Fischer Verlag are going to translate “Seducers in Ecuador” and publish it first Seducers in Ecuador book the “Neue Rundschau”, which, as you probably know, is the German equivalent of La Nouvelle Revue Française, after which they will publish it in book form’.

36 Fischer's offer sounded promising Author: Alison E. Martin. Seducers in Ecuador, an amusing and ironic tale of the nature of truth and fantasy, is the story of Arthur Lomax, every bit the English gentleman in his white ducks and solar topee, enjoying the pleasures of an Egyptian cruise.

But with the addition of a pair of blue spectacles to the outfit, Lomax’s entire world changes – to alarming 3/5(1).

Seducers in Ecuador is the story of Arthur Lomax, every bit the English gentleman in his white ducks and solar topee, enjoying the pleasures of an Egyptian cruise.

But with the addition of a pair of blue spectacles to the outfit, Lomax's entire world changes - to alarming, deadly effect/5(2).

Seducers in Ecuador. Seducers in Ecuador Request an Image. first edition New York. by SACKVILLE-WEST, V. New York: George H. Doran Co, Very Good. First edition. Very good minus. Book is worn on the edges and the corners and the edges of the spine.

Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another. Seducers in Ecuador & The Heir by Vita Sackville-West,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(47). Seducers in Ecuador is the story of Arthur Lomax, every bit the English gentleman in his white ducks and solar topee, enjoying the pleasures of an Egyptian cruise.

But with the addition of a pair of blue spectacles to the outfit, Lomax's entire world changes - to alarming, deadly effect/5. book history are uncovering the networks that enabled works of ‘high’ British modernism to circulate across Europe, scant attention has been paid to middlebrow authors like Sackville-West.

Here I seek to recover the networks of translation, publication and re-circulation that enabled Seducers in Ecuador to reach a German-speaking audience File Size: KB. Vita Sackville-West has long been a favorite, and reading these two novellas reminded me why. She is a bit like Austen, with a sharp eye for human behavior and peccadilloes, and in that not much happens in her novels, but one expectantly turns the pages anyway*.

Her wry, sometimes dark and yet still gentle humor prevails in Seducers in Ecuador. Mr/5(3). Seducers In Ecuador & The Heir (VMC) by Sackville-West, Vita and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Hardcover.

First edition. Spine label a little tanned and slighty nicked, a very good copy without dustwrapper. Item # Seducers in Ecuador is the story of Arthur Lomax, every bit the English gentleman in his white ducks and solar topee, enjoying the pleasures of an Egyptian cruise.

But with the addition of a pair of blue spectacles to the outfit, Lomax's entire world changes - to alarming, deadly effect. Readers will consider this an advance or a regression, according to their tastes ; but at any rate they must all admit that Seducers in Ecuador is in its own way and on its own standards about as good as it could be, and if they disapprove, like us, of those standards, they will forget their disapproval in the enjoyment of reading the book itself.

Seducers in Ecuador, an amusing and ironic tale of the nature of truth and fantasy, is the story of Arthur Lomax, every bit the English gentleman in his white ducks and solar topee, enjoying the pleasures of an Egyptian cruise. But with the addition of a pair of blue spectacles to the outfit, Lomax's entire world changes - to alarming, deadly Pages: Title: Seducers In Ecuador Author Name: Sackville-West, V.

Categories: Modern First Editions, Edition: First Edition Publisher: London, Hogarth Press Buy Seducers in Ecuador and the Heir (Virago Modern Classics) by Sackville-West, V.

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As well as The Heir, I have read three other Vita Sackville West novels, and to me Seducers in Ecuador seems rather different, experimental perhaps. Seducers in Ecuador & the Heir的话题 (全部 条) 什么是话题 无论是一部作品、一个人,还是一件事,都往往可以衍生出许多不同的话题。Author: Sackville-West, Vita.

Seducers in Ecuador makes up about 1/3 of the book, and describes a group on a yacht excursion through the Mediterranean. The reader knows the fate of each character from the beginning, and their fates are surprising enough to make you want to read on to find out how they end up where they do.

“In the vast literature of love, The Seducer’s Diary is an intricate curiosity — a feverishly intellectual attempt to reconstruct an erotic failure as a pedagogic success, a wound masked as a boast,” observes John Updike in his foreword to Søren Kierkegaard’s narrative.

This work, a chapter from Kierkegaard’s first major volume, Either/Or, springs from his relationship with his. The glamorous writer Vita Sackville-West was 10 years younger than Woolf and came from an aristocratic family. The Sackvilles’ ancestral home was Knole, a sprawling estate in southern England Author: Suyin Haynes.

Author S.M. LaViolette. Falling for the town's gorgeous, virginal young vicar wasn't part of her itinerary.

Denying her feelings is unthinkable. Avoiding devastation when Seller Rating: % positive. Vita Sackville-West: Selected Writings ed Mary Ann Caws Vita's awkward exercise in ironic fantasy, Seducers in Ecuador, written for Virginia Woolf, and some weak short stories are here instead.

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Vita Sackville-west - Seducers In Ecuador, 1st Edition, Hogarth Press, Seducers In. Seducers In Ecuador Signed By Vita Sackville-west 1st 1st V Sackville-west. V Sackville-west, Vita King's Daughter Signed First Edition Foreword Preface by Nigel Nicolson Introduction Some Diary Selections Early Writings Knole and the Sackvilles () Letters Long passage(s) from Challenge () and reference to its other titles (Enchantment, Froth, Foam, Rebellion, Rebels, Vanity: A Study) Seducers in Ecuador () Reference to 'The Land' () and passage from 'Autumn,' in The Garden Selections from.

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74 pp. First Edition. A fine fresh copy of the author's first. Item # More. - Virago is a British publishing company founded in by Carmen Callil, primarily to publish books by women writers. Both new works and reissued books by neglected authors have featured on the imprint's list, as well as works with feminist themes by male authors such as H.

Wells. See more ideas about New words, Books and Modern classic pins. Author of "Seducers in Ecuador", "The Land", etc. Published by Leonard and Virginia Woolf at the Hogarth Press, 52 Tavistock Square, London, W.C.

TO HAROLD NICOLSON Printed in Great Britain by R. & R. CLARK LIMITED, Edinburgh. CONTENTS CHAPTER I Introductory CHAPTER II To Egypt CHAPTER III To Iraq.