Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title


Jackdaw Cake - a book by Lewis, Norman

Jackdaw Cake

An Autobiography

Jackdaw Cake( )
Author: Lewis, Norman
Publication Date:Nov 2013
Publisher:Eland Publishing Ltd.
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $32.95
Book Description:

Norman Lewis recounts the first half of his adventurous life with his dry, infectious, laconic wit. He takes us on a journey that transforms a stammering schoolboy into a worldly-wise multilingual sergeant in the Intelligence Corps on the point of becoming (in Auberon Waugh's words) 'the greatest travel writer alive, if not the greatest since Marco Polo'. We leave him in 1950, just before he started creating that series of superbly crafted, wry but deeply humane travel books: Dragon...
More Description

Book Details

Book Seller





Loading Stock Details...

Bowker Bookwire™ App

Bookwire is a mobile app for your iPhone that gives you the ability to scan a barcode or enter ISBN, access book records and add titles to wish lists. Android app on Google Play

Featured Books

Northanger Abbey
Austen, Jane
Paperback: $19.90
Northanger Abbey
Austen, Jane
Digital: $13.32
Lab Girl
Jahren, Hope
Paperback: $16.00

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.

I do not wish to rate this title.