Parnassus on Wheels
Publish date: 1925
Publisher: The Modern Library
Edition language: English
Plain and simple, this book is about the love of reading and the joy of giving it to others. Helen McGill was convinced by her brother to abandon life in the city and join him on a rural farm. They were happy then she remembers, until her brother decided to write a book about their experience and ...
Christopher Morley’s Parnassus on Wheels is a delightful novella about two oddballs who fall in love over books and light adventure in the early twentieth century. It’s a perfect book for bibliophiles, especially if they want something that has a happy ending (unlike my beloved The Storied Life of A...