Christopher William Bradshaw Isherwood (26 August 1904 – 4 January 1986) was a British-American novelist
At Repton School Isherwood met his lifelong friend Edward Upward, with whom he wrote the extravagant "Mortmere" stories, of which one was published during his lifetime, a few others appeared after his death, and others he summarised in Lions and Shadows. He deliberately failed his ... more »
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''California is a tragic countrylike Palestine, like every Promised Land.''Christopher Isherwood (1904-1986), British author. repr. In Exhumations (1966). "Los Angeles," Horizon (London, 1947).
''The common cormorant or shagChristopher Isherwood (1904-1986), Anglo-American novelist, poet. The Common Cormorant (l. 1-2). . . Norton Book of Light Verse, The. Russell Bake...
Lays eggs inside a paper bag.''