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Lost country

by Dan Howell

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by University of Massachusetts Press in Amherst .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDan Howell.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3558.O8978 L67 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination85 p. ;
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1411252M
ISBN 100870238507, 0870238515
LC Control Number93020045

Every Lost Country, a novel published in Canada by Knopf Canada, May • in the Netherlands by Ambo Anthos, • Canadian paperback Vintage Canada, May National bestseller (hardcover fiction, May-June ). A Globe & Mail Best Book. An Best Book. A Maisonneuve Best Book. Banff Mountain Book Festival Award nominee. Optioned . Daylesford & Hepburn - Lost History & Photos. K likes. I have created this page for all those that live or have lived here as a place to share your stories & photo's of Daylesford & Hepburn5/5.

Book Excerpt: The Lost Country In Memphis, Tennessee, in April , and the characters in this forthcoming novel by William Gay are stunned by brightness of the sun By William Gay | Febru About the book Jack Thurston, best-selling author of Lost Lanes and presenter of the Bike Show, takes you on a freewheeling tour of the lost lanes and forgotten byways of Avon, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Somerset and Wiltshire.

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William Gay died in at the age of 70, presumably of a heart attack, but two of his books have been published posthumously. The most recent has been The Lost Country, a novel that was first announced to be released 10 years ago/5.

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The Lost Country cements Gay as one of the strongest voices in Southern literature, alongside Cormac.