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Andy Catlett: Early Travels

A Novel

by Wendell Berry

  • 339 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Shoemaker & Hoard .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern fiction,
  • American Contemporary Fiction - Individual Authors +,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fantasy,
  • Literary,
  • Fiction / Literary,
  • Fantasy - General,
  • Boys,
  • Grandparent and child,
  • Port William (Ky. : Imaginary place)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8874151M
    ISBN 101593761368
    ISBN 109781593761363

      Andy Catlett: Early Travels is the latest chapter in Wendell Berry’s intertextual narrative of Port William, Kentucky, a fictive region destined to stand alongside Faulkner’s Yoknapatawpha County as one of the most thoroughly developed in American literature. This brief novel takes place the year before the murder of Andy’s Uncle Andrew in A World Lost. This first volume, which spans from the Civil War to World War II, gathers the novels Nathan Coulter (, revised ), A Place on Earth (, revised ), A World Lost (), and Andy Catlett: Early Travels (), along with twenty-three short stories, among them such favorites as “Watch With Me,” “Thicker than Liquor,” and.

    Book. Description. At nine years old, Andy Catlett takes his first journey by himself, by bus, to visit his grandparents during the Christmas of Andy Catlett: Early Travels. Emeryville, CA: Shoemaker & Hoard. Buy this Book. Catalog Record. DOWNLOADS. Since J Share. COinS. Search. Enter search terms:Author: Wendell Berry. Andy Catlett: Early Travels. The Road to Little Dribbling. And here it is, another masterfully written travelogue of Mr. Bryson’s journey’s through the British countryside, more that two decades after his first book on the subject. Informative, intelligent, and wickedly funny, The Road to Little Dribbling is a delightfully educational.

      Andy Catlett: Early l Berry. Emeryville, CA: Shoemaker and Hoard, Wendell Berry is a philosopher, and an important one in this postmodern era, who utilizes the essay, the poem, and, most importantly, the novel, to express his observations of concrete human beings and their life in community. Andy Catlett (Paperback) Early Travels (Port William) By Wendell Berry. Counterpoint LLC, , pp. Publication Date: November 1, Other Editions of This Title.


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