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One Wonderful Night

作者 Louis Tracy
出版社 Ingram International Inc
商品描述 One Wonderful Night:,BookExcerpt:hiswastheCentralHotel,rebuilt,goneskyward,infullcryafteritsmorepretentiousàlacarteneighbors,andthehall-porterwaspainedbytheme


內容簡介 Book Excerpt: his was the Central Hotel, rebuilt, gone skyward, in full cry after its more pretentious à la carte neighbors, and the hall-porter was pained by the mere suspicion that the fact was not accepted of all the world of travel.Although the newcomer confessed that he had not made any reservation of rooms, the Archduke graciously permitted him to alight--indeed, quelled an incipient rebellion on Curtis's part by ordering a couple of negroes to disappear with most of the baggage. So Curtis announced meekly to a super-clerk that he wanted a room with a bathroom, and was allowed to register. As in a dream, he signed "John D. Curtis, Pekin," and was promptly annoyed at finding what he had written, because, being a citizen of New York, he had meant to claim the distinction, and ignore his long years in Cathay."You'll find 605 a comfortable, quiet room, Mr. Curtis," said the clerk. "Going to make a long stay, may I ask?""A few days--perhaps a fortnight. I cannot say offhand."Read More


書名 / One Wonderful Night
作者 / Louis Tracy
簡介 / One Wonderful Night:,BookExcerpt:hiswastheCentralHotel,rebuilt,goneskyward,infullcryafteritsmorepretentiousàlacarteneighbors,andthehall-porterwaspainedbytheme
出版社 / Ingram International Inc
ISBN13 / 9798719871776
ISBN10 /
EAN / 9798719871776
誠品26碼 /
尺寸 / 28.0X21.6X1.2CM
重量(g) / 544.3
語言 / 3:英文
級別 / N:無
頁數 / 230
裝訂 / P:平裝