Free E–pub (The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories) author Sylvia Townsend Warner

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The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories Summary » 9 The twenty short stories collected here span five decades from 1929 to 1977 Most of them first appeared in The New Yorker and all of them appear here in book form for the first time They are crowded with irrepressible living characters and eve. A somewhat scattered collection for me the opening story is lovely but there s a randomness to this collection that makes sense in light of the afterward where you learn that Townsend Warner never collected these particular stories in any of her many collections Worth reading but not as a place to start with Sylvia

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The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories Summary » 9 N animated objects and incidents There are stories of romantic love and the mysteries of marriage; of artists who speak the truth even as they distort reality; of gardens and houses and very fine things and of those who fancy themselves their. Picked up on a whim in a secondhand book store The twenty short stories are an easy read charming sometimes poignant However they are too well behaved for my taste and seem somewhat dated

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The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories Summary » 9 Owners The centerpiece of the collection is a series of five linked stories about an eccentric establishment the Abbey Antiues Gallery and its singular proprietor the urbane Mr Edom not to mention its uncontrollable inventory staff and cliente. This is the first time I ve read Sylvia Townsend Warner and now I m on the hunt for of her books This is a collection of short stories many of which revolves around an antiue shop very funny Like most short story collections some are unforgettable gems and others went over my head I really enjoy her her writing and her characters are wonderful


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  1. says: Free E–pub (The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories) author Sylvia Townsend Warner Sylvia Townsend Warner ´ 9 Summary

    review The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories review Ø E-book, or Kindle E-pub ´ Sylvia Townsend Warner Sylvia Townsend Warner ´ 9 Summary Another solid collection of short stories from one of my favorite authors There are none here that fall below three stars in my estimation and a few are worthy of a fourth or fifth star My favorites were“Flora” – A story about a misogynistic scholar who snubs the eponymous widow when she attempts to deliver something of her husband’s to him“Maternal Devotion” – A mother diverts the attentions of an unwan

  2. says: Free E–pub (The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories) author Sylvia Townsend Warner

    Free E–pub (The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories) author Sylvia Townsend Warner Charming amusing rather old fashioned stories

  3. says: Free E–pub (The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories) author Sylvia Townsend Warner review Ø E-book, or Kindle E-pub ´ Sylvia Townsend Warner Sylvia Townsend Warner ´ 9 Summary

    review Ø E-book, or Kindle E-pub ´ Sylvia Townsend Warner Sylvia Townsend Warner ´ 9 Summary review The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories A somewhat scattered collection for me the opening story is lovely but there's a randomness to this collection that makes sense in light of the afterward where you learn that Townsend Warner never collected these particular

  4. says: review The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories Sylvia Townsend Warner ´ 9 Summary review Ø E-book, or Kindle E-pub ´ Sylvia Townsend Warner

    Free E–pub (The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories) author Sylvia Townsend Warner Picked up on a whim in a secondhand book store The twenty short stories are an easy read charming sometimes poignant However they are too “well behaved” for my taste and seem somewhat dated

  5. says: Free E–pub (The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories) author Sylvia Townsend Warner Sylvia Townsend Warner ´ 9 Summary review The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories

    Free E–pub (The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories) author Sylvia Townsend Warner Superb collection Wit charm clever language

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    Free E–pub (The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories) author Sylvia Townsend Warner My version has a foreward by William Maxwell one of my favorite authors

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    Free E–pub (The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories) author Sylvia Townsend Warner review The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories This delightful collection of stories almost all of them originally published in the New Yorker and published in book form here for the first time has been my introduction to the writing of Sylvia Townsend Warner and I've loved it so much that I've already ordered a copy of her Selected Stories and one of her novels The stories in this collec

  8. says: Free E–pub (The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories) author Sylvia Townsend Warner

    review The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories Free E–pub (The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories) author Sylvia Townsend Warner Sylvia Townsend Warner ´ 9 Summary A fine collection of stories this collection was not put together by STW or in her lifetime However it was thoughtfully edited by an editor who had worked with the author The stories span several decades of writing and are not presented in any chronological way There is a seuence of stories set in an antiues shop or 'galleries' These stories

  9. says: Free E–pub (The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories) author Sylvia Townsend Warner review Ø E-book, or Kindle E-pub ´ Sylvia Townsend Warner review The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories

    Free E–pub (The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories) author Sylvia Townsend Warner This is the first time I've read Sylvia Townsend Warner and now I'm on the hunt for of her books This is a collection of short storie

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    Free E–pub (The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories) author Sylvia Townsend Warner Sylvia Townsend Warner ´ 9 Summary I really tried to like these stories They were highly recommended All I can say is these are tedious stories about pointless empty lives once lived by people I would have avoided had I known them At least the prose was incomprehensible and stuffed with antiue British idiom and what passes for dry humor in England

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  • Hardcover
  • 192
  • The Music at Long Verney Twenty Stories
  • Sylvia Townsend Warner
  • English
  • 02 November 2018
  • 9781582431123