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Mr. Harrington was waiting for him and they sat down . They ate what was put
before them . “ Ask the waiter to bring us some bread , " said Mr. Harrington "
Bread ? ” replied Ashenden . “ There's no bread . ” " I can't eat without bread , "
But before she could finish Mr. Harrington interrupted her . " You need not tell Mr.
Ashenden what you took off . I'm a married man and I know ladies wear them , but
I see no need to refer to them in general society . Anastasia Alexandrovna ...
Mr. Harrington asked Ashenden . " I'm fed up with them . I'm fed up with Tolstoi , I'
m fed up with Turgeniev and Dostoievski , I'm fed up with Chekov . I'm fed up with
the Intelligentsia . I hanker after people who know their mind from one minute ...
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This is volume three of Maugham's collected short stories. In this volume he has put his stories that have the same protagonist, Ashendan who is recruited to move to Switzerland where he will be a ... Read full review
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It's easy to see why this one is considered an archetype of espionage fiction. The fact that the book was first published back in the late 1920s means that some of the dialogue and narrative will ... Read full review