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by Laurie Lee

  • Author: Laurie Lee
  • ISBN: 1861051018
  • ISBN13: 978-1861051011
  • ePub: 1397 kb | FB2: 1348 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: Poetry
  • Publisher: Robson Book Ltd (September 1, 1998)
  • Pages: 16
  • Rating: 4.3/5
  • Votes: 901
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The Firstborn ePub download

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A Reflection on Fatherhood. Laurie Lee. To Jessy’s Mother. This moment of meeting seemed to be a birth-time for both of us; her first and my second life. I. She was born in the autumn and was a late fall in my life, and lay purple and dented like a little bruised plum, as though she’d been lightly trodden in the grass and forgotten. Then the nurse lifted her up and she came suddenly alive, her bent legs kicking crabwise, and her first living gesture was a thin wringing of the hands accompanied by a far-out Hebridean lament. This moment of meeting seemed to be a birth-time for both of us; her first and my second life

Laurie Lee takes us back to the Age of Innocence. Start by marking The Firstborn as Want to Read

Laurie Lee takes us back to the Age of Innocence. Start by marking The Firstborn as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read.

Full of warmth and candor, this essay composed on the occasion of his daughter’s birth is one of Laurie Lee’s most delightful and inspiring works.

An intimate and lyrical consideration of what it means to be a father. Nothing, I knew, would be the same again. Full of warmth and candor, this essay composed on the occasion of his daughter’s birth is one of Laurie Lee’s most delightful and inspiring works. From the moment Jessy is born, purple and dented like a bruised plum, to the first time his kiss quiets her cries, Lee describes the joys and responsibilities of new fatherhood with a poet’s precision and.

Laurence Edward Alan "Laurie" Lee, MBE (26 June 1914 – 13 May 1997) was an English poet, novelist and screenwriter, who was brought up in the small village of Slad in Gloucestershire. His most famous work is the autobiographical trilogy Cider with Rosie (1959), As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning (1969), and A Moment of War (1991). The first volume recounts his childhood in the Slad Valley

Laurie Lee greeted his daughter Jessy's arrival into the world with a small, but in his trademark style, lyrical essay, originally published in 1963.

Laurie Lee greeted his daughter Jessy's arrival into the world with a small, but in his trademark style, lyrical essay, originally published in 1963. This is a republication of that enchanting essay - filling just 40 pages, and published in hardback with a soft and subtle-coloured ribbon marker.

The Firstborn (Hardback). Laurie Lee (author) Please provide me with your latest book news, views and details of Waterstones’ special offers. Laurie Lee greeted his daughter Jessy's arrival into the world with a small, but in his trademark style, lyrical essay, originally published in 1963. Please provide me with your latest book news, views and details of Waterstones’ special offers.

Laurie Lee takes us back to the Age of Innocence. His poems are vivid and sensuous. In Cider with Rosie he recalls the unspoilt country of his childhood; and in this deeply moving essay Laurie Lee writes of the birth of his first child

Laurie Lee takes us back to the Age of Innocence. In Cider with Rosie he recalls the unspoilt country of his childhood; and in this deeply moving essay Laurie Lee writes of the birth of his first child. This moment of meeting seemed to be a birthtime for both of us; her first and my second life. She is of course just an ordinary miracle, but is also the late wonder of my life. So each night I take her to bed like a book and lie close and study her". Used availability for Laurie Lee's The Firstborn.

1964: by Laurie Lee- Published in the U. S. in 1964 by William Morrow & Co., and has 16 pages. The thrill of a mother as she views what she had felt inside for months.