The English Gentleman

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The English Gentleman
Author Douglas Sutherland
Country England
Language English
Genre Satire
Humor
Publisher The Viking Press
Publication date
June, 1978
Media type Hardback
Pages 77 pp
ISBN 0-670-29681-3

The English Gentleman (1978) is a humorous book written by Douglas Sutherland and illustrated by Timothy Jacques, with an introduction by Sir Iain Moncreiffe of that Ilk. The book acts as a satirical guide to the life of an English gentleman in various contexts, featuring such chapters as "The Gentleman at Play", "The Gentleman at War", and "The Gentleman and the Opposite Sex".

The foreword for The English Gentleman states,

Each of the fourteen chapters gives tongue-in-cheek descriptions of the life of an English gentleman.