Tournament of Books 2015
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | January 19, 2015

    Emma Hooper: IMG From Musician to Novelist



    I was asleep on the floor of the magicians' apartment. Not one, but three magicians lived there, and their mysterious, mischievous, and sometimes... Continue »

    spacer

This item may be
out of stock.

Click on the button below to search for this title in other formats.


Check for Availability
Add to Wishlist

The Man with Two Left Feet and Other Stories

The Man with Two Left Feet and Other Stories Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Students of the folklore of the United States of America are no doubt familiar with the quaint old story of Clarence MacFadden. Clarence MacFadden, it seems, was "wishful to dance, but his feet wasn't gaited that way. So he sought a professor and asked him his price, and said he was willing to pay. The professor" (the legend goes on) "looked down with alarm at his feet and marked their enormous expanse; and he tacked on a five to his regular price for teaching MacFadden to dance." I have often been struck by the close similarity between the case of Clarence and that of Henry Wallace Mills. One difference alone presents itself. . . .

Product Details

ISBN:
9781592245550
Publisher:
Wildside Press
Subject:
General
Author:
Wodehouse, P.G.
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Publication Date:
20030831
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
9.42x6.48x.86 in. 1.28 lbs.

Related Subjects

Fiction and Poetry » Literature » A to Z

The Man with Two Left Feet and Other Stories
0 stars - 0 reviews
$ In Stock
Product details 256 pages Wildside Press - English 9781592245550 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.