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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby Ambassador » Fri Nov 16, 2012 6:26 pm

Thanks, David

Hope your overnight at Tallinn was bearable.

Neat photo, Daniel!

Starting with Oscar... His friend, Robbie Ross, appears in which trilogy, the third volume having won the Booker Prize?

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby Ambassador » Fri Nov 23, 2012 10:56 pm

Time for a clue?

One of the early scenes in the trilogy is a meeting between Siegfried Sassoon and Robert Graves. The Booker was awarded in the 1990s.

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby Angram » Sun Nov 25, 2012 3:27 pm

Is it the "Regeneration" trilogy by Pat Barker?

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby Ambassador » Wed Nov 28, 2012 9:05 am

Apologies for the late reply.

You are correct, Angram. Over to you

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby Angram » Wed Nov 28, 2012 9:54 am

Thanks Andy

On a similar theme...
Which poet's memoir about his military service in WW1 is entitled "Undertones of War"?

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby DanielFullard » Wed Nov 28, 2012 4:23 pm

Blunden?

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby Angram » Wed Nov 28, 2012 5:18 pm

Edmund Blunden it is

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby DanielFullard » Thu Nov 29, 2012 2:03 pm

'Pagageno' by Lotte Reiniger is an animation loosely based on which opera?

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby davidmfay » Mon Dec 03, 2012 9:21 pm

Papageno feathered of brain and body features in my 2nd favourite opera of all time Zauberflote or Mozart's Magic Fruit as they call it at my local Chinese takeaway ...

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby neilmac » Wed Dec 19, 2012 9:14 pm

"Arms and the Man" the title of a play by Shaw, is a quotation from the first line of which work?


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