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4 edition of The Lay of the Land. found in the catalog.

The Lay of the Land.

by Norman Singer

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Published by Ophelia Press in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3569.I55 L3
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Pagination272 p.
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5047093M
LC Control Number74007580

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The Lay of the Land book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Frank Bascombe returns, with a new lease on life (and real est /5. Lay of the Land is the third book in a trilogy about novelist turned sportswriter turned realtor Frank Bascomb.

The first novel, The Sportswriter was an excellent read, and the second, Independence Day, won a Pulitzer Prize. This third novel, published in (which goes to show I've fallen behind in my reading -- hence the New Year's Cited by: The Lay of the Land book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for /5. About This Book In The Lay of the Land, the author reintroduces readers to Frank Bascombe, the protagonist of his earlier novels The Sportswriter and the Pulitzer Prize–winning Independence Day. He is a man of mild aspect and strong, sometimes violent feelings, capable of kindnesses both diligent and spontaneous but also of flashes of cruelty.

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The Lay of the Land. by Richard Ford. Bloomsbury £, pp The Lay of the Land completes a trilogy that began with The Sportswriter and was followed by Independence Day. • The Lie of the Land is published by Little Brown. To order a copy for £ (RRP £) go to or call Author: Gerard Woodward.

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The Lay of the Land would make a great addition to a home school nature study applicable to all ages. The book is printed like a photocopy of the original and the only illustrations are the black and white chapter page drawings.

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About The Lay of the Land. BONUS FEATURE: Exclusive interview with the author. With The Sportswriter, inRichard Ford began a cycle of novels that ten years later – after Independence Day won both the Pulitzer Prize and the PEN/Faulkner Award – was hailed by The Times of London as “an extraordinary epic [that] is nothing less than the story of the twentieth century itself.”.

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‎ NATIONAL BESTSELLER National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist A New York Times Best Book of the Year A sportswriter and a real estate agent, husband and father –Frank Bascombe has been many things to many people. His uncertain youth behind him, we follow him thro /5(20).

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The Lay of the Land audiobook, by Richard Ford BONUS FEATURE: Exclusive interview with the The Sportswriter, inRichard Ford began a cycle of novels that ten years later – after Independence Day won both the Pulitzer Prize and the PEN/Faulkner Award – was hailed by The Times of London as “an extraordinary 3/5.The Lay of the Land is astonishing in its own right and a magnificent expansion of one of the most celebrated chronicles of our time.

© Richard Ford (P) Random House, Inc. Random House Audio, a division of Random House, Inc. Critic Reviews. National Book. This book is not for those offended by colourful language full of sexual innuendo and even borderline pornographic description. But it is an absorbing read for anyone with an open mind who reads a book to get at its real message.

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