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This was Ivor Trent.

Claude Hpughton

This was Ivor Trent.

by Claude Hpughton

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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English


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Neighbours ()  Claude Houghton With a new introduction by Mark Valentine Book Description The narrator of Neighbours is a young writer who has taken a room in the attic of a lodging house, where he hopes to find a quiet atmosphere in which to work. One night, the sound of laughter outside his door alerts him to the existence of Victor, a fellow lodger in an adjoining room. Six lives and a book / by Claude Houghton. -- PR L4 S5 Strangers / [by] Claude Houghton. -- PR L4 S8 This was Ivor Trent. -- PR L4 T5 HN This was Ivor Trent / by Claude Houghton. -- PR L4 T5 Dwarf's blood. -- PR L D83 The blue heaven bends over all.

  This Was Ivor Trent () The beast (), with illustrations by Alfred E. Kerr; Strangers () Hudson rejoins the herd () All change, humanity! () Six lives and a book () Passport to paradise () Transformation scene () Birthmark () At the end of a road () Short stories "The Madness of Christopher Curlew" (). A book that has been read and does not look new, but is in excellent condition. No obvious damage to the book cover, with the dust jacket (if applicable) included for hard covers. No missing or damaged pages, no creases or tears, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins.

He wrote novels and short stories which often featured elements of science fiction or fantasy in which the protagonists feel estranged from the world. Novels by Houghton include: "Neighbours," ; "Julian Grant Loses His Way," ; "Three Fantastic Tales," ; and "This Was Ivor Trent," Claude Houghton Oldfield () was a British novelist, poet, and playwright whose books included This Was Ivor Trent and Three Fantastic Tales. He wrote under the pseudonym Claude Houghton. Abstract: This collection includes letters, typescripts, and notes. Collection Number:


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This was Ivor Trent by Claude Hpughton Download PDF EPUB FB2

I knew going in that Houghton's I am Jonathan Scrivener was hailed to be his best work, and I bounced off another book, but I couldn't resist trying this one when it promised many of the same elements: an isolated man surrounded by mystery and the strange cobweb network of people who are nonetheless affected by him.

Ivor Trent is a reclusive writer who, to his discomfort, finds himself /5(3). Claude Houghton () begins This Was Ivor Trent () with a most unusual narrative device. Two men in a Fleet Street tavern are discussing the renowned writer, Ivor Trent.

One, Arthur Rendell, is under Trent's spell, having read one of his novels at an extremely important junction in his life and finding great solace in the work/5(2). This Was Ivor Trent ()  Claude Houghton With a new introduction by Mark Valentine Book Description One dark, foggy night, the eminent novelist Ivor Trent is on his way to a flat in a sordid London lodging house where he plans to begin work on his newest book, undisturbed by his friends, who all believe him to have gone abroad.

Expanding on the themes first explored in his masterpiece I Am Jonathan Scrivener () (also available from Valancourt Books), This Was Ivor Trent () was a success in both England and America and was one of the best-known novels of Claude Houghton (). Though admired by writers as diverse as P.

Wodehouse, Henry Miller, J. B Author: Claude Houghton. Expanding on the themes first explored in his masterpiece I Am Jonathan Scrivener () (also available from Valancourt Books), This Was Ivor Trent () was a success in both England and America and was one of the best-known novels of Claude Houghton ()/5(13).

Genre/Form: Romance fiction Love stories: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Houghton, Claude, This was Ivor Trent.

Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for This Was Ivor Trent at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5. - Hugh Walpole At his best, he writes as well as any living man. - L. Strong One dark, foggy night, the eminent novelist Ivor Trent is on his way to a flat in a sordid London lodging house where he plans to begin work on his newest book, undisturbed by his friends, who all believe him to have gone abroad.

New editions of I Am Jonathan Scrivener and This Was Ivor Trent were published in by the U.S. publisher Valancourt Books, which also published new editions of Houghton's first novel, Neighbours, in and Julian Grant Loses His Way, A Hair Divides, and Chaos Is Come Again in To byl Ivor Trent - - popis, komentáře a veškeré informace o knize.

This was Ivor Trent. Valancourt Books: Richmond: Trade paperback, New, pp. “One dark, foggy night, the eminent novelist Ivor Trent is on his way to a flat in a sordid London lodging house where he plans to begin work on his newest book, undisturbed Author: Claude Houghton.

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The books never seemed quite to deliver. In short, I disposed of the lot to a more patient friend. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Blood Snarl by Ivor Watkins (Paperback, ) at the best online prices at eBay. SCOTT-BOOK: More. On the Shelf.

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Front Matter. Pages i-xvii. PDF. Outdoor Recreation Activities and Needs. Ivor H. Seeley. Pages Land Use Problems. Ivor H. Seeley. Pages Economics of Outdoor Recreation. Ivor H. Seeley. Trent Polytechnic Nottingham UK; Bibliographic information.

DOI https. Ivor H. Seeley. Pages The Building Team and the Design Process. Ivor H. Seeley. This book covers the whole range of skills and knowledge that modern quantity surveyors require to perform their work efficiently and effectively.

The text has been thoroughly revised and substantially extended to enhance its value to the reader. Houghton, Claude; This Was Ivor Trent.

A New Superman; THIS WAS IVOR TRENT. By Claude Houghton. New York: Doubleday, Doran & Co. Valancourt Books is an independent small press specializing in the rediscovery of neglected fiction from the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries, especially horror/supernatural literature and gay interest titles.

If you enjoy this one, do not miss his This Was Ivor Trent, which is in many ways a similar novel, but is also very well worth reading.Although Claude Houghton began his career in verse, he became known primarily as a novelist: I Am Jonathan Scrivener, This was Ivor Trent, and The Birthmark.

His stories have been an influence on artists such as Henry Miller, Hugh Walpole and Orson Welles.4/5(1).Ivor Godley. 15 hrs. Not a monster, or even a big fish by the standards on this page, but as I havent seen a barbel in over 15 years this was very welcome and enjoyable caught on the Hampshire Avon.

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