Wrong Information is Being Given Out at Princeton
By: J.P. Donleavy
Alfonso Stephen O’Kelly known as Stephen, son of rumoured former bootleggers, ex-naval gunner, unemployed compuser, student of dairy cattle in Wisconsin and of music in Italy, has little to recommend him as a marriage prospect but his tender heart, his chivalry, and his comprehensive knowledge of the great city of New York. So when the exquisitely pneumatic and extraordinarily wealthy Sylvia Triumphington, adored adoptive heiress to the Triumphington family forture, sets her sights on him, Stephen is caught quite off guard …
Wrong Information is Being Given out at Princeton’ is an excellent work, proving Donleavy is still the master of blending pathos and humour.