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Venetian glass nephew

Elinor Wylie

Venetian glass nephew

by Elinor Wylie

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Published by Garden City Pub. Co. in Garden City, N. Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[by] Elinor Wylie
The Physical Object
Pagination182 p.
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14829271M

These two books, “Jennifer Lorn” and “The Venetian Glass Nephew,” I regard, I admit, as something very like masterpieces in their own sharply limited romantic field. That field is not large nor is it especially lofty. Yet it now and then repays the thorny toil of bemused gardeners very prettily, with frail blossoms. The Broadway engagement of "The Venetian Glass Nephew," which opened at the Vanderbilt Theatre on Monday night of last week, was abruptly canceled before last night's scheduled performance.

Garden City Publishing Company (subsidiary of Doubleday) (Garden City, New York, US) Series dates: Size: ″ x ″ Garden City Publishing Company was a subsidiary of Doubleday started by Nelson Doubleday Jr. in to publish inexpensive reprint books, including the Star Books and Sun Dial Library. Star Books were in a larger format (8vo) and included mostly contemporary. Murano glass artists soon became renowned for their skills in glass design, and had a monopoly on glassware production for several centuries. The Murano glass industry boomed during the 's/60's, exporting a vast amount of Venetian glassware as well as producing a large quantity of glassware for tourists visiting Venice.

Her later books include Black Armour (), poems; Jennifer Lorn (), a novel; The Venetian Glass Nephew (), a novel; and Angels and Earthly Creatures (), poems. The Orphan Angel (), a novel, imagines the later life of Percy Bysshe Shelley if he . In two years, Elinor became a New York icon. She was so sought after by editors and socialites. Through sheer hard work she published her third novel (The Venetian Glass Nephew) and fourth book of poems (Angels and Earthly Creatures). In Elinor returned to England alone. There she fell in love again, again with a married man.


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Venice is his place of birth, and as he travels excitedly to his destination, he recalls fond memories of his long life.4/5. Elinor Wylie's The Venetian Glass Nephew, published inis a more fantasy-based take on the Frankenstein tradition. In it, Cardinal Peter Innocent Bon travels to Venice to meet the Pope.

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Print book: Fiction: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: In this charming fantasy set in the Renaissance, the Archbishop wants a nephew, but a perfect one-so an artisan fashions one for him of Venetian glass.

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