Weedon Grossmith

Weedon Grossmith was an English writer, painter, actor, and playwright best known for co-authoring 'The Diary of a Nobody' with his brother George Grossmith.


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  1. 1. The Diary of a Nobody

    "The Diary of a Nobody" is a humorous account of the daily life of Charles Pooter, a middle-class clerk living in London. The novel, written in diary format, details Pooter's experiences, social anxieties, and domestic issues with a comic touch. His encounters with tradesmen, his social gaffes, and his relationship with his son, who has a very different lifestyle, form the crux of the story. Despite the mundane nature of his life, Pooter's self-importance and serious demeanor contribute to the humor and charm of the book.

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