Waugh tells the story of the Marchmain family. Aristocratic, beautiful and charming, the Marchmains are indeed a symbol of England and her decline in this novel of the upper class of the 1920s and the abdication of responsibility in the 1930s.
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One of Waugh's most famous books, Brideshead Revisited tells the story of the difficult loves of insular Englishman Charles Ryder, and his peculiarly intense relationship with the wealthy but dysfunctional family that inhabited Brideshead. Taking place in the years before World War II, Brideshead Revisited shows us a part of upper-class English culture that has been disappearing steadily.From the Publisher:
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Book Description Back Bay Books, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0316926345
Book Description Back Bay Books, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110316926345