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To school through the fields

Taylor, Alice

To school through the fields

an Irish country childhood

by Taylor, Alice

  • 255 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Thorndike Press in Thorndike, Me .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland,
  • Ireland.
    • Subjects:
    • Taylor, Alice, 1938- -- Childhood and youth,
    • Country life -- Ireland,
    • Large type books,
    • Ireland -- Social life and customs -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAlice Taylor.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA959.1 .T38 1992b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination211 p. (large print) ;
      Number of Pages211
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1721244M
      ISBN 101560545178
      LC Control Number92024575
      OCLC/WorldCa26218420

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To School Through the Fields was published in May It was an immediate success, and quickly became the biggest selling book ever published in Ireland. It launched Alice on a series of signing sessions, talks and readings the length and breadth of Ireland/5().

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A must-have for fans of Alice Taylor. Lyrical reminiscences of growing up Irish, recounted with both wistfulness and wit by a postmistress from Innishannon. Raised on a farm by a quick-tempered father and a cheerfully indulgent mother, Taylor and her six siblings enjoyed a childhood of boundless freedom as the family worked together sowing their fields, nourished themselves with their own crops and.

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