WAUGH, Evelyn

A Handful of Dust

This is a light-hearted jibe at the mores of British high society between the wars, the story set in 1930’s Victorian England. Even though it deals with tragedy, deceit and despair, the story is told with...

Brideshead Revisited

The narrator is Charles Ryder and he becomes involved in an aristocratic Catholic family after making friends with Sebastian Flyte at Oxford. Sebastian is handsome and an alcoholic. Devout Lady Marchmain...