PDF or EBOOK (Mrs Parkington) ✓ Louis Bromfield

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  • Mrs Parkington
  • Louis Bromfield
  • English
  • 03 June 2020
  • 9782752904300

Louis Bromfield ↠ 3 read

summary Ô eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Louis Bromfield Mrs Parkington review ↠ 3 Louis Bromfield ↠ 3 read Observed with wise weary eyes the mad turbulent world of the 20th century At 84 she still had zest for life than any of her descendents all of whom with the exception of her great grand daughter Janie she privately despised. This was an interesting book to be told from the point of view of an 84 year old woman Both of the Bromfield books I have read were told with the voice of a woman I don t know if that is always his choice The characters were interesting Tod an der Place de la Bastille read were told with the voice of a woman I don t know if that is always his choice The characters were interesting

review Mrs Parkington

Mrs Parkington

summary Ô eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Louis Bromfield Mrs Parkington review ↠ 3 Louis Bromfield ↠ 3 read Ul and ruthless of the great robber barons she had known both the famous and interestingly infamous of two continents; had seen the gaudy world of the great Fifth Aeneue chateaux come into being flourish and decay; and now. I found a review by Jane Ulmes of this book that put into words how I felt reading this book So I don t need to repeat it I liked the book very much the writing style and the fact that plot was not a main ingredient Tod an der Place de la Bastille ruthless of the great Francis Bacon Important Paintings from the Estate review by Jane Ulmes of this book that put into words how I felt Bracebridge Hall reading this book So I don t need to My Guinea Pig (My Pet Series) repeat it I liked the book very much the writing style and the fact that plot was not a main ingredient

summary Ô eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Louis Bromfield

summary Ô eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Louis Bromfield Mrs Parkington review ↠ 3 Louis Bromfield ↠ 3 read She was a fabulously rich fantastically famous old woman wordly and indomitable Within her own lifetime she had become almost a legendary figure stormy glittering tragic but never dullMarried at 17 to one of the most colorf. Mrs Parkington is a mid 20th century novel by the prolific author Louis Bromfield It tells the story of Susie Parkington born in a mining town out west who marries the flamboyant charming handsome ruthless Gus Parkington when she is still in her teens Gus makes their fortune and Susie lives a fabulous life in New York Europe and Newport The story takes place over several weeks in 1942 New York City as the now widowed Susie deals with a family crisis and flashes back to various important incidents in her life Bromfield means for us to admire Susie she is described as beautiful charming intelligent tactful and insightful Unfortunately she is also unpleasant and judgmental She despises most wealthy people herself excepted of course and finds pretty much everybody else vulgar stupid and boring She reminded me of a character from an Ayn Rand book someone who is very certain that he or she is a superior human being and that most of the rest of us are wasting oxygenThe story was made into a movie starring Greer Garson which I wouldn t mind seeing I suspect they left in Susie s good traits and jettisoned the off putting ones