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Piccadilly A Fragment of Contemporary Biography

Laurence Oliphant

Laurence Oliphant, author, international traveller, diplomatist and mystic, who spent a decade in later life under the influence of the spiritualist prophet Thomas Lake Harris, writes here under the amusing guise of Lord Frank Vanecourt, bringing us a veritable pot-pourri of events from everyday life in 1865 as he moves amongst the great, the good, and not so good who reside in the exclusive area of London's Piccadilly W1 and its surroundings. (Introduction by Nigel Carrington)

Laurence Oliphant, author, international traveller, diplomatist and mystic, who spent a decade in later life under the influence of the spiritualist prophet Thomas Lake Harris, writes here under the amusing guise of Lord Frank Vanecourt, bringing us a veritable pot-pourri of events from everyday life in 1865 as he moves amongst the great, the good, and not so good who reside in the exclusive area of London's Piccadilly W1 and its surroundings. (Introduction by Nigel Carrington)
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

Laurence Oliphant, author, international traveller, diplomatist and mystic, who spent a decade in later life under the influence of the spiritualist prophet Thomas Lake Harris, writes here under the amusing guise of Lord Frank Vanecourt, bringing us a veritable pot-pourri of events from everyday life in 1865 as he moves amongst the great, the good, and not so good who reside in the exclusive area of London's Piccadilly W1 and its surroundings. (Introduction by Nigel Carrington)

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

7h 55m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

44:10


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

32:19


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

28:42


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

32:53


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

35:53


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

36:32


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

38:05


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

30:47


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

42:56


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

48:32


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

38:32


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

27:53


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

37:47