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The Diary of a Nobody
  • ISBN: 9780099540885
  • Pages: 176
  • Publisher: Vintage
  • Binding: Paperback

The Diary of a Nobody

George & Weedon Grossmith

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The great British novel about class snobbery and overweening pomposity, The Diary of a Nobody gives the world Mr Pooter, a Victorian gentleman constantly at war with tradesmen, his feckless son and a barrage of inanimate objects.

Rejoicing in the absurdity of cringe-inducing social clangers and exquisitely constructed set pieces, the Grossmith’s landmark work still retains the power to induce guffaws.

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