Tag Archives: Don Alphonso

Brideshead at the Mille Miglia

Columnist and humorist writing as Don Alphonso reports in the weblog of the German paper Der Welt about his visit to this year’s Mille Miglia Storica event in Italy. This is an annual vintage car rally based on an auto … Continue reading

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The Loved One is Prescribed Reading for Europeans

Writing in his Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung blog, “Don Alphonso” informs his European readers that they cannotĀ understand what is going on in the United States today unless they have first read Waugh’s 1948 novella The Loved One (in German translatedĀ as Tod … Continue reading

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