The ​14-Carat Roadster (Ivan Gorchev 1.) 4 csillagozás

P. Howard: The 14-Carat Roadster

Vigyázat! Cselekményleírást tartalmaz.

The two protagonists:
    a car with a chassis of pure gold and
    a young amateur driver driven by fate to sit time and again behind the steering wheel.

    makes the young man
    win the Nobel Prize (at a game of cards);
    fall in love with a beautiful French girl;
    expose a dangerous gang of spies;
    enlist in the French foreign legion;
    help the exiled ruler of a small African state regain his throne.
The headlong course of events produces many perilous adventures told with irresistible humour.

A delightful reading of excitement and laughter!

The Fourteen Carat Car címmel is megjelent.

Eredeti megjelenés éve: 1940

Corvina, Budapest, 1967
220 oldal · puhatáblás · Fordította: Bozsó Patrícia

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P. Howard: The 14-Carat Roadster

translation that equals the wittiness of the original.

Népszerű idézetek


Ivan Gorchev, sailor on the freight ship 'Rangoon', was not yet twenty-one when he won the Nobel Prize in physics. To win a scientific award at such a young age is unprecedented, though some people might consider the means by which it was achieved a flaw. For Ivan Gorchev won the Nobel Prize in physics in a card game, called macao (…).

5. oldal, 1. fejezet

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