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The Flyers (1907)

2.67  ·  Rating Details ·  3 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
Websters paperbacks take advantage of the fact that classics are frequently assigned readings in English courses. By using a running English-to-French thesaurus at the bottom of each page, this edition of The Flyers by George Barr McCutcheon was edited for three audiences. The first includes French-speaking students enrolled in an English Language Program (ELP), an English ...more
Paperback, 148 pages
Published October 1st 2007 by Kessinger Publishing (first published 1907)
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Feb 26, 2016 Hannah rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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An excellent short novella with plenty of humor. If you like romantic comedy, this one is sure to have you laughing aloud.
Phil Syphe
"The Flyers" has nothing to do with aviation. The title refers to trains, though it's not about this mode of transport either, although they do feature in this 1907 publication.

In short, it's a story about two couples, both marrying an opposite to their station in society, and to avoid all interfering busybodies, each pair decides to elope at the same time. Each party is unaware of the other until a chance meeting occurs, which throws everything into chaos for the rest of the tale.

At times thi
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George Barr McCutcheon was an American popular novelist and playwright. His best known works include the series of novels set in Graustark, a fictional East European country, and the novel Brewster's Millions, which was adapted into a play and several films.
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