Hackenfeller's Ape book. Percy is a rare ape, caged in London Zoo with his mate.
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Hackenfeller's Ape. by. Brophy, Brigid, 1929-. Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832. London : Secker & Warburg.
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Hackenfeller's Ape. by Brigid Brophy. Select Format: Hardcover. ISBN13: 9781853812545. (1953) A novel by Brigid Brophy. Professor Darrelhyde longs to witness the apes' mating ritual, but Percy, inhibited by confinement, will not oblige. As the Professor stands by the cage, singing Mozart, their empathy increases. By the author of "The King of a Rainy Country". Genre: Literary Fiction. Similar books by other authors.
Brigid Antonia Brophy, Lady Levey (12 June 1929 – 7 August 1995) was a British novelist, critic, and campaigner for social reforms, including the rights of authors and animal rights. Among her novels was Hackenfeller's Ape (1953); among her critical studies were Mozart the Dramatist (1964, revised 1990) and Prancing Novelist: A Defence of Fiction. In Praise Of Ronald Firbank (1973). The Crown Princess and Other Stories (1953). Hackenfeller's Ape (1953, reprinted 1991). The King of a Rainy Country (1956, reprinted 1990, 2012).
A tale of human/animal communication as a diffident, bachelor academic discovers a special empathy with a rare ape in London Zoo. show more. Format Hardback 128 pages.
others, Hackenfeller's Ape and The Snow Ball, are being reissued as companions to this. Brigid Brophy, Flesh. Thank you for reading books on GrayCity. She has also written major non-fiction. books and contributes frequently to British. and American papers as well as broadcasting. quite regularly on radio and television.
com: Hackenfeller's Ape: Cloth backed boards stamped in blue on the spine. Top edge stained blue. Hackenfeller's Ape. Brophy, Brigid. Published by Random House, New York, 1954. Small spot to top edge. A near fine copy in a very good dustjacket with moderate shelf wear and light soiling to spine panel. The author's first novel which "savages any exculpatory implications of the fantastic in its treatment of an intelligent but doomed chimpanzee. From Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB (Schenectady, NY, . Association Member: ABAA.