Berry and Co.
This collection of short stories featuring 'Berry' Pleydell and his chaotic entourage established Dornford Yates' reputation as one of the best comic writers in a generation, and made him hugely popular. The German caricatures in the book carried such a sting that when France was invaded in 1939 Yates, who was living near the Pyren es, was put on the wanted list and had to flee.
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With an utterly distinctive style, Dornford Yates mixes chivalry, 'banter' and lyrical description in what can be an unsettling mix but fits these short stories of that short period between the wars ... Read full review
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