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Read online Buried Alive.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Buried Alive An ingenious satire Buried Alive is Bennett at his most charming and wittiest It is the story a renowned but exceedingly shy painter Priam Farll who assumes the identity of his dead valet Henry Leek as a means of avoiding press attention The novel was enormously successful as a play retitled The Great Adventure and later as the film Holy Matrimony by Arnold Bennett

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Buried Alive
Title:Buried Alive
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ISBN:142192546X
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Number of Pages:172
Category:Humor, Classics, Fiction, British literature
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