Memoirs of a Midget by Walter de la Mare

By Walter de la Mare

Publish 12 months note: First released in 1921
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Miss M., a fine looking and diminutive younger lady with a keenness for shells, fossils, flints, butterflies and filled animals, struggles to accommodate her isolation from the remainder of society as a result of her dimension. She tells of her youth and her tempestuous 20th yr during which she witnesses demise, infatuation, suicide and madness.

An elegiac, misanthropic, occasionally perverse research of isolation, de l. a. Mare's prize-winning vintage is a dismal and teasing riddle that seduces by means of its mild attraction and stylish prose.

Walter de l. a. Mare (1873–1956) used to be born of a Scottish mom and a father descended from an previous Huguenot family members. He was once knowledgeable at St Paul's Cathedral Choir university, which he left at 16 to paintings within the urban workplace of the Anglo-American Oil corporation, writing in his spare time less than the pseudonym Walter Ramal. He left after 9 years to commit his existence to letters. His gathered poems have been released in 1942.

His significant works comprise the children's novel The 3 Royal Monkeys and the lengthy poem The Traveller. He was once the recipient of a lot compliment and lots of honours, together with the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Memoirs of a Midget.

[b]Literary Awards[b]
James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction (1921)

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