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Under a Broad Sky

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With reverence and love, Britain's most admired rural writer chronicles daily life in the Stour valley village, finding beauty and significance in its sheer ordinariness as well as in its many literary, artistic and historic associations. The year takes its shape from the seasons of nature and the feasts and festivals of the Christian year. Each informs and illuminates the other in this loving celebration of nature's gifts and neighbourly friendship. Literature, poetry, spirituality and memory all merge to create an exquisite series of stories of our times.These delightful essays first appeared in the 'Word From Wormingford' column, a popular back page feature of the Church Times for some 20 years. It was praised as one of the finest journalistic columns by the Guardian in November 2012.

12mo blue cloth/gold pp189 F

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Author(s):
Blyth, Ronald
Condition:
As new
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1848254741
ISBN-13:
9781848254749
Number of pages:
189
Publisher:
Canterbury Press
Title:
Under a Broad Sky

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With reverence and love, Britain's most admired rural writer chronicles daily life in the Stour valley village, finding beauty and significance in its sheer ordinariness as well as in its many literary, artistic and historic associations. The year takes its shape from the seasons of nature and the feasts and festivals of the Christian year. Each informs and illuminates the other in this loving celebration of nature's gifts and neighbourly friendship. Literature, poetry, spirituality and memory all merge to create an exquisite series of stories of our times.These delightful essays first appeared in the 'Word From Wormingford' column, a popular back page feature of the Church Times for some 20 years. It was praised as one of the finest journalistic columns by the Guardian in November 2012.

12mo blue cloth/gold pp189 F

Author(s):
Blyth, Ronald
Condition:
As new
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1848254741
ISBN-13:
9781848254749
Number of pages:
189
Publisher:
Canterbury Press
Title:
Under a Broad Sky

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