Waugh, Auberon A Bed of Flowers

ISBN 13: 9780755105533

A Bed of Flowers

3.25 avg rating
( 4 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780755105533: A Bed of Flowers

John Robinson, chairman of the $1,000 million Robinson Securities, is one of the richest men in Britain, but is more interested in establishing an alternative community in the Somerset countryside than pursuing power. After he is framed with a lump of cannabis resin he embarks on his new lifestyle at Williams Farm and invites like-minded souls to join him. In this idyllic backwater Rosalind and Orlando start a love affair, while others take up drugs or religion. As the community is cultivating its bed of flowers, a sinister crime is planned in Whitehall...

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

A journalist, satirist and novelist, Auberon Waugh was born in Dulverton, Somerset, in 1939, the eldest son of Evelyn Waugh. He was educated at Downside and Christ Church, Oxford, where he made a number of lifelong friends and the first of his enemies. Vendettas were to be a feature of his journalism. Waugh was a columnist for The Spectator for more than twenty years and wrote a diary for Private Eye for fifteen. He was a regular contributor to The Daily Telegraph (most famously his 'Way of the World' column which ran for ten years) and the Sunday Telegraph for much of his working life. He became editor of The Literary Review in 1986. In addition to his witty, 'vituperative' columns, Waugh wrote five novels. Auberon Waugh died in 2001.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Waugh, Auberon
Published by House of Stratus Ltd
ISBN 10: 0755105532 ISBN 13: 9780755105533
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Yankee Clipper Books
(Windsor Locks, CT, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description House of Stratus Ltd. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Very good condition book with only light signs of previous use. Bookseller Inventory # G0755105532I4N00

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 12.53
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Waugh, Auberon
ISBN 10: 0755105532 ISBN 13: 9780755105533
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
WorldofBooks
(Goring-By-Sea, WS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR007825750

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 6.31
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 6.25
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds