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Loser takes all.

Graham Greene

Loser takes all.

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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6013.R44 L68 1970
The Physical Object
Pagination139 p.
Number of Pages139
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19643039M


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Bertrand is an accountant employed by a large London firm. When he uncovers an accounting error, his employer is so thrilled that he sends Bertrand and his new wife, to Monte Carlo.

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An unambitious man, he looks for a quiet life. But then he comes to the attention of Dreuther, his boss, who changes Bertram's plans and packs him. Get this from a library. Loser takes all. [Graham Greene] -- "In this fascinating and wise "entertainment," originally written for the films, Graham Greene endows a compact and classic tale of lovers with extraordinary color and interest.

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Loser Takes All is a British comedy film directed by Ken Annakin, starring Glynis Johns, Rossano Brazzi, and Robert Morley, with on a screenplay by Graham Greene based on Greene's novella of the same name.

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Loser Takes All is a novella by British author Graham Greene. Plot summary. Bertram and Cary are about to get married. An unambitious assistant accountant, Bertram's plans for marriage are not particularly exciting.

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This copy of Loser Takes All, by Graham Greene, is a digest paperback, published by Compass Books [#C27,2nd printing.

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