The Omnibus by A. T. Quiller-Couch audiobook

The Omnibus

By Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch
Read by Cathy Dobson

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A moving story of a random act of kindness Old Tom Pickford, an elderly clerk at Tweedie’s warehouse, is moved by the sight of a young boy on a London omnibus who is about to embark on a new life at sea. His thoughts drift back to his own boyhood in the country, which he left behind long ago. This classic tale is a wonderful study in characterization and nostalgia.

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Summary

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A moving story of a random act of kindness

Old Tom Pickford, an elderly clerk at Tweedie’s warehouse, is moved by the sight of a young boy on a London omnibus who is about to embark on a new life at sea. His thoughts drift back to his own boyhood in the country, which he left behind long ago.

This classic tale is a wonderful study in characterization and nostalgia.

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Author Bio: Sir A. T. Quiller-Couch

Author Bio: Sir A. T. Quiller-Couch

Sir Arthur T. Quiller-Couch (1863–1944), born in Bodmin, was educated at Clifton and Trinity Colleges. Quiller-Couch worked as a journalist and assistant editor for the Speaker and was a professor of English literature at Cambridge. He is the author of several short stories, novels, and romances. 

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction/Classics
Runtime: 0.15
Audience: Adult
Language: English