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A Corner of Paradise (Isis)

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Peter Davies recreates the sounds, smells and textures of rural Shropshire after the Second World War. It was a time of simple pleasure and innocent discovery, enthusiasm as well as sadness, encompassing the poignancy of young love and the tragic death of Peter's father. His youth was populated by characters as colorful as John the Waggoner and as engaging as Lisbet the Danish visitor who played the 'cello. His recollections are lyrical and heartfelt but conveyed without sentimentality in an affectionate but discerning recreation of adolescence.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781856951302
Author:
Davies, Peter
Publisher:
ISIS Large Print Books
Location:
Oxford, England :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Large type books
Subject:
Farm life
Subject:
Shropshire (England) Social life and customs.
Subject:
Shropshire
Subject:
Biography - General
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
New ed., large print.
Large Print:
Yes
Series:
ISIS reminiscence series
Series Volume:
211
Publication Date:
19980931
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Pages:
153
Dimensions:
9.48x6.28x.55 in. .86 lbs.

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