The story takes place in Victorian London, where two very rich, eccentric brothers give the penniless story protagonist, Henry Adams, one million pounds of money in the form of a single peerless bank note. Henry would not be easily able to exchange that note in the bank without being questioned about how he had come to it, charged with theft and arrested. He would also not be able to spend it since no ordinary person would be able to change it.
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Book Description Hardcover. Book Condition: New. HardCover. Pub Date: 2015-12-01 Pages: 198 Language: Chinese Publisher: China Friendship Publishing Company millions of pounds is one of the classic novel by Mark Twain. The novel tells the story of the United States exaggerated poor boy Henry Adams in London and involved in a gamble to become rich. marry a beautiful lady to win the love of adventure. Millions of pounds reproduction of Mark Twain's satire and humorous skills. money worship uncovered early 20th century British society. Content. Bookseller Inventory # CW000685