The Affair at the Semiramis Hotel
Mr. Ricardo, when the excitements of the Villa Rose were done with, returned to Grosvenor Square and resumed the busy, unnecessary life of an amateur. But the studios had lost their savour, artists their attractiveness, and even the Russian opera seemed a trifle flat. Life was altogether a disappointment; Fate, like an actress at a restaurant, had taken the wooden pestle in her hand and stirred all the sparkle out of the champagne; Mr. Ricardo languished--until one unforgettable morning.
- Paperback | 52 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 3.05mm | 127.01g
- 05 Jun 2015
- United States
- black & white illustrations