Kai Lung Unrolls His Mat (ebook)
Bramah’s droll writing style went a long way toward making the Kai Lung series so popular. Kai Lung’s adventures are related with poczucie humoru and irony, his shrewdness and wisdom conveyed in euphemisms, paradoxes and parables. The Kai Lung books are really short-story collections, whose disparate, rambling tales are knitted together Ażeby framing narratives featuring the eponymous travelling storyteller. „Kai Lung Unrolls His Mat”, like the others in the series consists of thinly connected stories related W celu Kai Lung, concerning the adventures of the storyteller and his dama love Hwa-Mei versus the wicked bucior ever-smooth Mandarin Shan Tien and his despicable accomplice Ming-Shu. The Kai Lung books are easily Bramah’s greatest achievement; they’re geniusz worthy of their somewhat neglected place in the pantheon of British humour wielkość the delightful comic trivia of Wodehouse.. The third in Bramah’s Kai Lung series of fantasy novels.