Fear of the Animal Planet: The Hidden History of Animal Resistence

Fear of the Animal Planet: The Hidden History of Animal Resistence

by Jason Hribal
     
 

Amaryllis at the Fair (first published in 1887) portrays the highs and lows of everyday life on a small, debt-ridden family farm.

At Coombe Oaks, Farmer Iden is out in all weathers, planting and sowing; his wife is in the dairy or staving off creditors; and their sensitive, artistic daughter, Amaryllis, is watching it all and praying for salvation.
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Overview

Amaryllis at the Fair (first published in 1887) portrays the highs and lows of everyday life on a small, debt-ridden family farm.

At Coombe Oaks, Farmer Iden is out in all weathers, planting and sowing; his wife is in the dairy or staving off creditors; and their sensitive, artistic daughter, Amaryllis, is watching it all and praying for salvation.
With a host of expertly-drawn minor characters, including miserly Grandfather Iden, loyal George the labourer and dissolute landowner's son Raleigh Pamment, Jefferies gives a rounded picture of a rural community - and in the noble Iden paints a fond portrait of his own farmer father...

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780989763721
Publisher:
CounterPunch
Publication date:
12/12/2013
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
5.06(w) x 7.81(h) x 0.39(d)

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