|12-07-2012, 09:26 PM||#1|
Join Date: Nov 2011
Yates, Dornford: Berry & Co. V1. 8 December 2012
Dornford Yates (William Mercer, 1885-1960) wrote two different streams of books, overlapping, which were huge best sellers between the Wars.
The first were amusing short stories of an independently wealthy family headed by Bertram "Berry" Pleydell, who lived in a happy world of eternal English sunshine and an unlimited supply of Rolls-Royces.
This is the third short story collection in the "Berry" series. (The second was The Courts of Idleness", which I don't have.)
I have created a cover, using a part of the original hardback cover, and included the family tree which later appeared to clarify the relationship between the various characters.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Short Fiction Yates, Dornford: The Brother of Daphne: V1. 7 December 2012||Pulpmeister||Kindle Books||2||12-07-2012 01:19 AM|
|Mystery and Crime Yates, Dornford: Safe Custody and The Laughing Bacchante, V1.1, 20-10-2012||bobcdy||ePub Books||1||10-20-2012 04:21 PM|
|Mystery and Crime Yates, Dornford: Blind Corner and Perishable Goods, V1, 2-10-2012||bobcdy||ePub Books||0||10-02-2012 10:54 PM|