Brensham trilogy. by Moore, John

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Originally published 1945.

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Pagination224p.,21cm
Number of Pages224
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Open LibraryOL20900166M

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Portrait of Elmbury, Brensham Village, and The Blue Field are properly regarded as a trilogy. Written betwen andthey all deal with the same part of England—the old town of Tewkesbury in Gloucestershire and its surrounding villages—at a time of deliberate political change, and were hailed immediately as authentic pictures of English small-town rural life/5.

John Moore (10 November –) was a best-selling British author and pioneer fredjaillet.com was described by Sir Compton Mackenzie as the most talented writer about the countryside of his generation. His best-selling trilogy, published in the Brensham trilogy.

book immediately after the Second World War – Portrait of Elmbury, Brensham Village and The Blue Field – was followed by a series of Nationality: British. He was born in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire in and died in Bristol in His most famous work was Portrait of Elmbury, published inabout life in Tewkesbury in the early 20th century.

This work, along with Brensham Village and The Blue Field, formed part of the 'Brensham Trilogy'/5. Dec 04,  · Brensham Village (Brensham Trilogy) - Kindle edition by John Moore. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

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Born inJohn Moore grew up in Tewkesbury at a time when such small English market towns still had a distinct and sturdy life of their own. Nov 08,  · The other two books in the trilogy are 'Brensham Village' and 'The Blue Field'.

He became a devoted environmentalist and naturalist and there is now a 'John Moore Museum' in the town housed in a row of wonderfully restored medieval cottages in the High Street.

This book is a must for anyone interested in rural life especially of this part of /5(9). This is the first book of the famous trilogy of English country life, The Brensham Trilogy, by John Moore. Portrait of Elmbury, Brensham Village, and The Blue Field are properly Brensham trilogy.

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It is difficult to know exactly how to describe the Brensham Trilogy. In one sense they are not really novels at all, or at least do not read like conventional novels.

They are a blend of travel book, memoir, local history and social comment. Yet Moore's love for the countryside and the life of its people is a constant which permeates every fredjaillet.com: Pursewarden.

‘Mr Moore has written a very good book. It has vivid characterization, country lore, humour and fine commonsense. It is true to the real heart of England,’ declared the Daily Telegraph in of John Moore’s Portrait of Elmbury The same could certainly be said of Brensham Village, its sequel, which was published a year later.

Like its predecessor, Brensham Village is a lightly. First published infollowing on from Portrait of Elmbury, the second in the series shows an England which now seems almost foreign in its fredjaillet.com with an unerringly accurate eye, Brensham Village contains a mixture of action and character, conveying the.

Nov 15,  · He was born in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire in and died in Bristol in His most famous work was Portrait of Elmbury, published inabout life in Tewkesbury in the early 20th century. This work, along with Brensham Village and The /5(34).

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John Moore -- the complete book list. Browse author series lists, sequels, pseudonyms, synopses, book covers, ratings and awards. Nov 18,  · It's a fair point, but I would nonetheless suggest that it is more true of the Brensham Trilogy than it is with most other memoirs.

If you google the Brensham Trilogy, you will see that the books are often, if not usually, described as novels, whereas I. May 01,  · The Brensham Trilogy: Portrait of Elmbury, Brensham Village and Blue Field by John Moore,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(4).

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John Moore The Brensham Trilogy: Portrait of Elmbury, Brensham Village and. Aug 14,  · About Portrait of Elmbury. This is the first book of the famous trilogy of English country life, The Brensham Trilogy, by John Moore. A wonderful and exuberant chronicle of an English market town between the wars, distinguished with a historic abbey, a winding river and bustling pubs with a cast of characters that could have stepped out of Hogarth or Shakespeare.

The Brensham Trilogy, Book 2. By: Brensham Village contains a mixture of action and character, conveying the life of a country community in the halcyon period between the wars.

Sentimental it is, but not so as to undermine the picture of a time when a life of landed gentry, squalid poverty and routine village intimacy co-existed within a. Collins, Book. Good. Hardcover. hardback, 8vo, paper a little age toned, one leaf not bound at the binding process in but present & complete & o/w a good tightly bound copy, brief gift inscription to a previous owner, dust jacket chipped with looses and paper repairs to verso at all extremities, pp.

Sep 28,  · About Portrait of Elmbury. This is the first book of the famous trilogy of English country life, The Brensham Trilogy, by John Moore. A wonderful and exuberant chronicle of an English market town between the wars, distinguished with a historic abbey, a winding river and bustling pubs with a cast of characters that could have stepped out of Hogarth or Shakespeare.

However, we believe the titles here to be a complete list of his writings and appreciation of them by others. The most famous of his books were all published after and were once a staple of every public library - particularly ‘The Brensham Trilogy’ - while his earlier works are now quite hard to find.

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May 30,  · Recently I was reading Brensham Village, the second in the Brensham trilogy of memoirs by John Moore. Slightly Foxed publishes all three (as of June 1, when they will release the third and final installment) in lovely limited editions, and Brensham Village is bound in a particularly beautiful shade of blue, with sunshine yellow endpapers.

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The card slipcase has damage to the top paper layer at the top and base of the spine, and has some discolouration. The Brensham Trilogy consists of Portrait of Elmbury (pp), Brensham Village (pp) and The Blue Field (pp). First published in the late s this.

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August 4, / Bag Full of Books ‘Portrait of Elmbury’ by John Moore is the recounting of the author’s life, in the small market town of Elmbury in the interwar years. I’m eager to read the second book in the trilogy- ‘Brensham Village’, to see exactly where the story takes us.

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