Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-340) and index.
|Statement||Tor Nørretranders ; translated by Jonathan Sydenham|
|LC Classifications||HQ23 .N6713 2005|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 350 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||350|
|LC Control Number||2006295977|
A Generous Man was the first Reyn Some of the language was difficult for me to read (the "n" word constantly in some parts). When I got about 3/4 of the way through, it all came together and all of a sudden there were very beautiful moments throughout/5. : generous man. Skip to main content. Try Prime All Go Search EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime. Every once in a while, now, there is a special book and it was clearly evident in A Long and Happy Life () that Reynolds Price was just beginning. His story, here per se, is not too well managed, but the special qualities of the first book remain: the expressive regional idiom of the Southern backwoods country which combines with a marvelous imagery; the sensuousness (a little of Lawrence. Milo, married and a father in A Long and Happy Life, is a fifteen-year-old boy in A Generous Man. The book revolves around an unlikely event that imposes a light, sometimes hilarious tone upon a.
generous definition: 1. willing to give money, help, kindness, etc., especially more than is usual or expected: 2. Learn more. Get this from a library! A generous man. [Reynolds Price] -- Three crucial days in the life of a North Carolina boy, during which he engages in a python hunt, and is given a boy's view of a man's world. A generous man will give to the right person, the right amounts and at the right times. And he will do this with pleasure or at least without pain. A generous man will also take from the right sources, not asking for things from others but taking them from his own possessions. Folio Book composed of sheets that are folded once and printed on both sides, making two leaves and four pages. Typically above 14 inches tall. Oblong folios are produced the same way but bound at the short edge, producing a book typically more than 14 inches deep. Fore-Edge Edge of the book furthest from the spine. Occasionally the text of a.
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