Lessons from Leacock by Stephen LeacockLessons from Leacock by Stephen Leacock

Lessons from Leacock

byStephen LeacockEditorChristopher Newton

Audio Book (Cassette) | September 30, 2000

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This collection of stories, adapted by Christopher Newton at the Shaw Festival, as part of the Bell Canada Reading series, was first broadcast by CBC Radio in February 2000. It includes audio adaptations from some of Leacock's most famous stories, including "My Remarkable Uncle," "Maddened by Mystery," "Mariposa," and "The Marine Excursion of the Knights of Pythias."
Stephen Leacock was born at Swanmore, England in 1869. Before his death in 1944, Leacock's place as one of the great humourists of all time had been established by millions of readers the world over and by tributes from his successors.
Title:Lessons from LeacockFormat:Audio Book (Cassette)Dimensions:1 pages, 5.49 × 4.21 × 0.66 inPublished:September 30, 2000Publisher:Goose Lane EditionsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0864922795

ISBN - 13:9780864922793

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This audiobook is an exciting collection of stories from one of Canada’s most beloved humorists. Lessons From Leacock features adaptations from four Stephen Leacock classics including, “My Remarkable Uncle,” “Maddened by Mystery,” “Mariposa” and “The Marine Excursions of the Knights of Phythias.” These stories feature Leacock at his best presenting a hilarious but insightful look at us. He reveals to us both our faults and our hidden virtues. A great audiobook for either die-hard fans or novices of this treasured author.