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Book About a Thousand Things

George Stimpson

Book About a Thousand Things

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Published by Century Bookbindery .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL8277019M
ISBN 100899848559
ISBN 109780899848556
OCLC/WorldCa234265014


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A Book About a Thousand Things. New York: Harper & Brothers, pp. Indexed. 8vo. Gray cloth. Book condition: Very good with rubbed and bumped edges, faint soiling, lettering on spine faded and former owner's name on front paste down.

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The Ten Thousand Things is an entranced vision of a far-off place that is as convincingly real and intimate as it is exotic, a book that is at once a lament and an ecstatic ode to nature and life.

About the Author. Maria Dermoût () was born on a sugar plantation in the Dutch East Indies and educated in Holland. She then returned to.

book, a memoir called Yesterday. Her celebrated novel The Ten Thousand Things was published in HANS KONING, born Hans Koningsberger in Amsterdam, came to this country in and established himself as an American writer in with his first novel, The Affair.

Among his other novels are A Walk with Love and Death. "THE TEN THOUSAND THINGS, translated from a manuscript rescued from the Hanlin Library fire by Dr Stephen Albert during the siege of the foreign legations in Peking". This refers to the 'Boxer' Rebellion of in what is now Beijing.

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His wife Deb gladly left behind a difficult career as a dancer to raise the two children she adores. In the ensuing years, she has mostly avoided coming face-to-face with the weaknesses of the man she married. The Ten Thousand Things is a historical novel by author and playwright John Spurling, based on life of 14th-century Chinese artist Wang Meng during the Yuan was published by Duckworth Overlook in and won the Walter Scott Prize in Spurling worked on the book for over fifteen years and in the process his work was rejected by 44 publishers.

Among the Ten Thousand Things speaks to what makes a person, and a family, tick, even when it can so easily seem utterly inexplicable.

The New York Times Book Review Pierpont illustrates how hard it can be to grow up, at any age—just one of the many reasons Among the Ten Thousand Things is such an impressive debut. Genre/Form: Electronic books Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Dermoût, Maria.

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For Effie’s greatest obstacle might well be Lord Blackthorn’s overwhelmingly good intentions. Goodreads. Thoughts: Aaaaah, I loved this book so much. With wit, ruthlessness, and an understanding of human nature–its grand follies, private sorrows, and petty dreams–A Thousand Years of Good Prayers may remind you of Flannery O’Connor, though Li is an original.

Read this book and marvel at a writer both at the height of her powers and at the start of a. There is such a variety of reviews regarding this book, some loved it, others struggled to finish it.

My evaluation of this book is based on how it spoke to my heart. The premise of this book is finding God in all things and giving thanks in the seemingly mundane and ordinary days of our s: K.This study guide was created using the following version of this book: Pierpont, Julia.

Among the Ten Thousand Things. Random House, Among the Ten Thousand Things tells the story of the Shanley family dealing with the aftermath of learning about the father's affair. Jack's mistress sends a.This information about Book of a Thousand Days shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's membership magazine, and in our weekly "Publishing This Week" newsletter.

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