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Bowen's court

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Bowen's Court & Seven Winters
by Elizabeth Bowen

published by Vintage

Paperback with card cover, rough matte inside pages, and a 16 page glossy black and white photo inset.
Item in fair condition with some signs of shelf wear: creases on spine; corners of cover slightly dog-eared; some creases and indentations on cover and slight rubbing on edges. Inside pages in good condition, intact and unmarked.

Bowen's Court describes the history of one Anglo-Irish family in County Cork from the Cromwellian settlement until 1959, when Elizabeth Bowen was forced to sell the family house she loved. Bowen reviews ten generations of her family, representatives of the Protestant Irish gentry whose lives were dominated by property, lawsuits, formidable matriarchs, violent conflicts, hunting, drinking, and self-destructive fantasies.Seven Winters recalls with endearing candour Bowen's family and her Dublin childhood as seen through the eyes of a child who could not read till she was seven and who fed her imagination only on sights and sounds.

Item details

Author(s):
Bowen, Elizabeth
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
7.45" x 5"
Edition:
1999
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
009928779X
ISBN-13:
9780099287797
Number of pages:
512
Publisher:
Vintage
Title:
Bowen's Court & Seven Winters

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Bowen's Court & Seven Winters
by Elizabeth Bowen

published by Vintage

Paperback with card cover, rough matte inside pages, and a 16 page glossy black and white photo inset.
Item in fair condition with some signs of shelf wear: creases on spine; corners of cover slightly dog-eared; some creases and indentations on cover and slight rubbing on edges. Inside pages in good condition, intact and unmarked.

Bowen's Court describes the history of one Anglo-Irish family in County Cork from the Cromwellian settlement until 1959, when Elizabeth Bowen was forced to sell the family house she loved. Bowen reviews ten generations of her family, representatives of the Protestant Irish gentry whose lives were dominated by property, lawsuits, formidable matriarchs, violent conflicts, hunting, drinking, and self-destructive fantasies.Seven Winters recalls with endearing candour Bowen's family and her Dublin childhood as seen through the eyes of a child who could not read till she was seven and who fed her imagination only on sights and sounds.

Author(s):
Bowen, Elizabeth
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
7.45" x 5"
Edition:
1999
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
009928779X
ISBN-13:
9780099287797
Number of pages:
512
Publisher:
Vintage
Title:
Bowen's Court & Seven Winters

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