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Ethel & Ernest

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Product description

Utterly original, deeply moving and very funny, Ethel & Ernest is the story of Raymond Briggs parents' marriage, from their first chance encounter to their deaths told in Briggs unique strip-cartoon format. Nothing is invented, nothing embroidered - this is the reality of two decent, ordinary lives of two people who, as Briggs tells the story, become representative of us all. The book is also social history; we see the dark days of the Second World War, the birth of the Welfare State, the advent of television and all the changes which were so exhilarating and bewildering for Ethel and Ernest. A marvellous, life-enhancing book for all ages.

Book is in very good condition with laminated dust cover.

Item details

Author(s):
Raymond Briggs
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0224046624
ISBN-13:
9780224046626
Publisher:
Jonathan Cape
Title:
Ethel & Ernest

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Utterly original, deeply moving and very funny, Ethel & Ernest is the story of Raymond Briggs parents' marriage, from their first chance encounter to their deaths told in Briggs unique strip-cartoon format. Nothing is invented, nothing embroidered - this is the reality of two decent, ordinary lives of two people who, as Briggs tells the story, become representative of us all. The book is also social history; we see the dark days of the Second World War, the birth of the Welfare State, the advent of television and all the changes which were so exhilarating and bewildering for Ethel and Ernest. A marvellous, life-enhancing book for all ages.

Book is in very good condition with laminated dust cover.

Author(s):
Raymond Briggs
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0224046624
ISBN-13:
9780224046626
Publisher:
Jonathan Cape
Title:
Ethel & Ernest

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