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La Suerte De Barry Lyndon/ the Luck of Barry Lyndon: Romance Del Siglo Pasado/ a Romance of the Last Century William Makepeace Thackeray

La Suerte De Barry Lyndon/ the Luck of Barry Lyndon: Romance Del Siglo Pasado/ a Romance of the Last Century

William Makepeace Thackeray

Published
ISBN : 9788437623368
Paperback
512 pages
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Set in late 18th century Europe the adventures and mis-adventures of a minor member of the Irish gentry trying to better himself. Redmond Barry of Bally Barry is a clever young man, who learns the manners of a gentleman. This serves him well, for theMoreSet in late 18th century Europe the adventures and mis-adventures of a minor member of the Irish gentry trying to better himself. Redmond Barry of Bally Barry is a clever young man, who learns the manners of a gentleman. This serves him well, for the next few decades he meanders through Europe, as a soldier, mercenary, gambler, and vagabond. He reaches the pinnacle of worldly success by marriage to an English heiress, but disastrously squanders her fortune and good will.In 1975 Stanley Kubrick released a movie based on this novel.