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Ask the fellows who cut the hay.

George Ewart Evans

Ask the fellows who cut the hay.

With decorations by Thomas Bewick.

by George Ewart Evans

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Published by Faber and Faber in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blaxhall (England) -- Social life and customs

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA690 B634 E9 1969
    The Physical Object
    Pagination262p.
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21553896M

    Following his two classics, Ask the Fellows Who Cut the Hay and The Horse in the Furrow, renowned oral historian George Ewart Evans continues his study of the vanishing customs, working habits and rich language of the farming communities of East Anglia with The Pattern Under the Plough (Faber, ). The Jungle Book Limited Editions Club Illustration. St George and the Dragon Atheneum Illustration. The Dancing Tigers Cape Illustration. The Pattern Under the Plough Faber Illustration. Ask the Fellows Who Cut the Hay Full Circle Editions Illustration. What Are You Like? House Of Illustration Illustration.

      In his introduction to Ask the Fellows who Cut the Hay, Evans admits the material in the book has been creatively worked, and he writes: “It is only fair to warn the reader that there is a slight didactic purpose lurking in this book, related in a way to the village of the future. A move into the past gets the best start from the sure. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Ask the Fellows Who Cut the Hay by George Ewart Evans (Hardback, ) at the best online prices at eBay! Free delivery for many products!5/5(1).

    Author:Evans, George Ewart. Ask the Fellows Who Cut the Hay. Book Binding:Hardback. Each month we recycle over million books, saving o tonnes of 5/5(1).   A new letters collection reveals the secret life of the top literary publisher. Here, Faber’s ex-editor-in-chief reflects on his time there, working with writers from Peter Carey to Seamus Heaney.


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