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Pull devil--pull baker

Nīkolaĭ Gerasīmovīch Savīn

Pull devil--pull baker

by Nīkolaĭ Gerasīmovīch Savīn

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Published by Macmillan and co., limited in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Savīn"s adventures reported in his own phraseology, with comments (occasionally critical) by Miss Benson.

Statementby Count Nicolas de Toulouse Lautrec de Savine, K.M., and Stella Benson.
ContributionsBenson, Stella, 1892-1933, ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK254.S26 A3 1933
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 260, [1] p.
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6292212M
LC Control Number33019237
OCLC/WorldCa2341226

Pull Devil, Pull Baker (London: Macmillan and Company, ) as by Count Nicolas de Toulouse Lautrec de Savine, K M, and Stella Benson [hb/"K"] Mundos: An Unfinished Novel (London: Macmillan and Company, ) [hb/] collections and stories. Let each one do the best for himself in his own line of business, but let not one man interfere in that of another. “It's all fair pulling, `pull devil, pull baker;' someone has to get the worst of it. Now it's us [bushrangers], now it's them [the police] that gets rubbed out.

Represented with a cloven foot, because by the Rabbinical writers he is called seirissim (a goat). As the goat is a type of uncleanness, the prince of unclean spirits is aptly represented under this emblem. Devil among the Tailors (The). Stella Benson has 36 books on Goodreads with ratings. Stella Benson’s most popular book is Living Alone. Pull Devil, Pull Baker by. Stella Benson. really liked it avg rating — 2 ratings. Want to Read saving.

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Pull Devil-Pull Baker, by Count Nicolas De Toulouse Lautrec De Savine, K. M., and Stella Benson Hardcover – 1 Jan. by Stella de Toulouse Lautrec de Savine, Count Nicolas and Benson (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating See all formats and editions.

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It is a story about ordinary people trying to live ordinary lives in extraordinary times. According to Brewer’s, “Pull Devil, Pull Baker” is “said in encouragement of a contest, usually over the possession of something.” Benson (the Devil) sets up the book as a series of opposing chapters: one chapter giving Benson’s view of the Count (the Baker) and his stories, followed by another presenting the Count’s story, mostly.

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