Brideshead revisited : the sacred and profane memories of Captain Charles Ryder /
The wellsprings of desire and the impediments to love come brilliantly into focus in Evelyn Waugh's masterpiece-a novel that immerses us in the glittering and seductive world of English aristocracy in the waning days of the empire. Through the story of Charles Ryder's entanglement with the...
New York, New York :
Back Bay Books/Little, Brown and Company,
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- Prologue: Brideshead revisited
- Book 1: Et In Arcadia Ego:
- I meet Sebastian Flyte-and Anthony Blanche-I visit Brideshead for the first time
- My cousin Jasper's grand remonstrance-a warning against charm-Sunday morning in Oxford
- My father at home-Lady Julia Flyte
- Sebastian at home-Lord Marchmain abroad
- Autumn in Oxford-dinner with Rex Mottram and supper with Boy Mulcaster-Mr. Samgress-Lady Marchmain at home-Sebastian contra mundum
- Book 2: Brideshead Deserted:
- Samgrass revealed-I take leave of Brideshead-Rex revealed
- Julia and Rex
- Mulcaster and I in defense of our country-Sebastian abroad-I take leave of Marchmain House
- Book 3: Twitch Upon The Thread:
- Orphans of the storm
- Private view-Rex Mottram at home
- Sebastian contra mundum
- Lord Marchmain at home-death in the Chinese drawing room-purpose revealed
- Epilogue: Brideshead revisited
- Reading group guide.