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The ill-tempered clavichord

Author: S J Perelman
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, 1952.
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Genre/Form: Mystery and detective fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Perelman, S.J. (Sidney Joseph), 1904-
Ill-tempered clavichord.
New York : Simon and Schuster, 1952
(OCoLC)575839332
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: S J Perelman
OCLC Number: 288264
Notes: Short stories.
Description: viii, 244 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Up the close and down the stair --
Nesselrode to jeopardy --
The hand that cradles the rock --
Cloudland revisited: Why, Doctor, what big green eyes you have! --
Chewies the goat but flicks need hypo --
Salesman, spare that psyche --
Cloudland revisited: Antic hey-hey --
Personne ici except us chickens --
Nirvana small by a waterfall --
The song is endless, but the malady lingers on --
Cloudland revisited: Oh, sing again that song of venery --
A girl and a boy anthropoid were dancing --
Duck, for the night is coming --
Exit Pagliacci, beefing --
Watch the birdie and shield the beezer --
Cloudland revisited: Rock-a-bye, Viscount, in the treetop --
On the banks of the Old Hogwash --
A hepcat may look at a king --
Hell hath no fury and Saks no brake --
Our vines have shrewder grapes --
Swing out, sweet opiate --
Cloudland revisited: Four-and-twenty blackjacks --
Young as you feel.
Responsibility: by S.J. Perelman.

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