A week in the country. by Ernest GeМЃbler

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .

Written in English

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LC ClassificationsPZ3.G265 We, PR6057.E2 We
The Physical Object
Pagination351 p.
Number of Pages351
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6200329M
LC Control Number56009392
OCLC/WorldCa1658836

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The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by J.L. Carr. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this fiction, historical story are.

The book has been awarded with Man Booker Prize Nominee /5. A Month in the Country is the fifth novel by J. Carr, first published in and nominated for the Booker Prize. The book won the Guardian Fiction Prize in The story.

A week in the country. book plot concerns Tom Birkin, a World War I veteran employed to uncover a mural in a village church that was thought to exist under coats of whitewash.

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Carr’s deeply charged poetic novel, Tom Birkin, a veteran of the Great War and a broken marriage, arrives in the remote Yorkshire village of Oxgodby where he is to restore a recently discovered medieval mural in the local church. Click the image above or this link to visit the RNIB Talking Books library.

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