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greenery pdf street download Greenery Street ePUBOd that it makes one feel that it's the only possible way of writing a book to take an ordinary couple and just tell the reader all about them'Greenery Street can be read on two levels it is a touching description of a young couple's first year together in London but it is also a homage something rare in fiction to happy married li

Paperback¸ Greenery Street PDF EPUB ñ Denis George Mackail was born in Kensington London to the writer John William Mackail and Margaret Burne Jones daughter of the painter Edward Burne Jones Educated at St Paul's School Hammersmith he went to Balliol College Oxford but failed to complete his degree through ill health after two yearsHis first work was as a set designer notably for J M Barrie's The adored one and George Bern.

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  • Kirsty

    Paperback¸ Greenery Street PDF EPUB ñ greenery pdf, street download, Greenery Street ePUBDenis Mackail's Greenery Street 1925 brings something a little different to the female dominated Persephone list in that is one of the few novels they have chosen to publish which was penned by a man I knew nothing about Mackail before I began to read not even that he was the brother of celebrated author Angela Thirkell whose works are currently being reprinted by Virago but the introduction was fascinating and I was left with the impression that he was a man I would have enjoyed spending time in the company of He sounds like an awfully humble fellow; of his writing he said 'I was just trying to tell stories to get bits of life on to paper and I suppose to express myself Where does all that gaiety and kindness come from when i


  • Roger Pettit

    Paperback¸ Greenery Street PDF EPUB ñ greenery pdf, street download, Greenery Street ePUBI can't think of many novels that feature a young happily married couple whose relationship stays that way throughout Too often unfaithfulness or some other problem intrudes But that is certainly not the case with this charming amusing and engaging story about the first year of marriage of a young upper middle class couple in London in the 1920s Persephone Books has scored another bullseye with 'Greenery Street' Its author Denis Mackail is a new name to me It's perhaps not surprising that he was such a good writer because he hailed from a literary family His sister was the celebrated novelist Angela Brazil and he was a cousin of Rudyard Kipling After penning a number of apparently well received novels and other books Mackail gave up writing when his wife died prematurely If 'Greenery Street' is anything to go by that is such a shame 'Greenery Street' is an account of the domestic pre


  • Tania

    Paperback¸ Greenery Street PDF EPUB ñ greenery pdf, street download, Greenery Street ePUBThis is a story of the first year of married life for a young couple Ian and Felicity and their first home on Greenary Street We read about all their trials and tribulations from learning to man


  • Mary Durrant

    Paperback¸ Greenery Street PDF EPUB ñ greenery pdf, street download, Greenery Street ePUBSo evocative of the 1920'sWe follow Ian and Felicity in their first year of marriage living in Greenery StreetI loved it and hadn't realised that Denis Macckail was Angela Thirkell's brotherAnother favourite author of mine


  • Fiona MacDonald

    Paperback¸ Greenery Street PDF EPUB ñ greenery pdf, street download, Greenery Street ePUB'Greenery Street' is the account of a young couple's first year of marriage in 1920s London PG Wodehouse described this 1925 novel as 'so good that it makes one feel that it's the only possible way of writing a book to take an ordinary couple and just tell the reader all about them'I couldn't agree I found the book utterly charming and Ian and Felicity are adorable and so true to life What is so appealing about the book is how 'normal' they both are and how they behave as any of one us wouldThey fight they make up they get involved in other people's business they scrutinise the next door neigbours they try to sack the maid they lose money they sell antiue heirlooms and they do all this with their beloved dog Ajax in tow it reminds me a bit of Nick and Nora's dog Asta in 'The Thin Man'I thoroughly enjoyed this I don't thi


  • Stephanie

    Paperback¸ Greenery Street PDF EPUB ñ greenery pdf, street download, Greenery Street ePUBWhat a lovely book I dove into this after becoming depressed by a litany of apocalyptic movie previews How satisfying it was to take a stroll down Greenery Street where everyone is absurdly in love and terribly overdrawn If you're looking for an escape from the gloom of modern life this is a great book for you Denis Mackail's humor isn't as wicked as his sister Angela Thirkell's but it is nonetheless charming As a happily married old dame I found this to be highly refreshing; took be back to the halcyon days of our honeymoon apartment in Montclair NJ


  • Flora

    Paperback¸ Greenery Street PDF EPUB ñ greenery pdf, street download, Greenery Street ePUBIt is so refreshing to read about two people a couple who like each other Who actually like spending time together And telling each other things This is a lovely a charming book And funny too At first I thought it was going to be a bit gentle and slightly stuffy but then I laughed out loud on page 17 and again on page 26 and then I


  • Diane

    Paperback¸ Greenery Street PDF EPUB ñ greenery pdf, street download, Greenery Street ePUBI loved the drollness of this book about a young couple in their first year of marriage It is perhaps the most charming of all the charming British novels I've read this year


  • Diana

    Paperback¸ Greenery Street PDF EPUB ñ greenery pdf, street download, Greenery Street ePUBGreenery Street sat patiently on my shelf for a while as I saved this Persephone favourite for a time when I was in need of a cosy read and it shone a bright ray of sunshine on an otherwise gloomy week in January This lovel


  • Lil&

    Paperback¸ Greenery Street PDF EPUB ñ greenery pdf, street download, Greenery Street ePUB35 stars


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