Blue Remembered Hills - A Recollection

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Published by The Bodley Head .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography: general,
  • Childhood and youth,
  • Children"s literature studies: general,
  • English,
  • English literature: literary criticism,
  • Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -,
  • Sutcliff, Rosemary,
  • Writers, poets & dramatists,
  • General

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9307873M
ISBN 100370309405
ISBN 109780370309408

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Blue remembered hills: a recollection. [Rosemary Sutcliff] -- The well-known author of historical novels for young people describes her childhood and youth and her struggles with the devastating effects of rheumatoid arthritis.

Blue remembered hills: a recollection. Sutcliff, Rosemary. Publication date. Topics. Sutcliff, Rosemary, Authors, English, Rheumatoid arthritis in children. Publisher. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press. This is a fascinating book on several levels. First it is the story of a young girl, an only child born ingrowing up with middle-class parents, but in a fashion which combined the usual practices and mores of the time with the unusual.

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Length: Pages. Weight: lbs. Dimensions: " x " x ". Write a Review.5/5(3). Blue Remembered Hills concerns nothing more than a gang of seven-year-olds larking about. Yet for all its smallness, it remains one of the most disturbing plays ever written, as if Potter were examining the seed of human cruelty through a microscope/5(15).

Beginning with imagined memories of her own birth, Rosemary Sutcliff carries her autobiography, Blue Remembered Hills: A Recollection, up to the acceptance of her first books for children nearly.

Blue Remembered Hills: A RecollectionbyRosemary Sutcliff ratings, average rating, 20 reviews. Blue Remembered Hills Quotes Showing of “He loved me and didn't want me hurt.

What was worse, he didn't even understand that I had the right to be hurt.”. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Blue Remembered Hills. A Recollection This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged.

This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Blue Remembered Hills is a British television play by Dennis Potter, originally broadcast on 30 January as part of the BBC's Play for Today series. The play concerns a group of seven-year-olds playing in the Forest of Dean one summer afternoon in It ends abruptly when the character Donald is burnt to death partly as a result of the other children's actions.

Blue Remembered Hills: A Recollection Rosemary Sutcliff, Author Farrar Straus Giroux $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author Buy this book. The author of children's. AUTOBIOGRAPHY. In this candid, stirring autobiography, the renowned author tells the story of her childhood in England before the war, and her struggle from a very young age with with a rare form of juvenile arthritis.

(Key Words: Autobiography, Rosemary. Blue Remembered Hills: A recollection (); Sutcliff's memoir of her childhood and young adulthood. Other nonfiction [ edit ] Houses and History (London: Batsford, ), illustrated by William Stobbs.

Into my heart an air that kills From yon far country blows: What are those blue remembered hills, What spires, what farms are those. Yet there is some subtlety to the word choices: that ‘air that kills’, for instance, is the wind blowing a bad melancholy strain into the very heart of the speaker, like a sort of malaria of the mind; but it also, given the emotional weight of that ‘heart.

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Free shipping for many products. Rosemary Sutcliff was born in a blizzard on 14 December The place was East Clandon in Surrey and in her autobiography, Blue Remembered Hills (), she is rather rueful about having been born in Surrey, feeling that the West Country was really her home.

Her father was in the Navy, though there were many doctors amongst her ancestors, plus a few farmers and Quaker merchants. So we chatted about other books, and then, venturing to the nook at the back of the shop, I found her. There on the table were several reprint editions of forgotten memoirs published by Slightly Foxed, including Blue Remembered Hills: A Recollection.

I have a beat-up copy of the homely s paperback, which has tiny print and yellowed pages. Blue Remembered Hills: a Recollection By Rosemary Sutcliff LR For People Who Devour Books. Only a selection of our reviews and articles are free.

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I remembered those same blue, distant hills. And when he answered that those hills are the land of lost content, I knew he meant long ago happiness, because I once lived in that same land; I once walked those same happy highways, I and my five sons. What you see below are my recollections of those happy highways where I went with my.

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Rosemary Sutcliff $ - $ The High Deeds of Finn Mac Cool. Rosemary Sutcliff $ - $   When I was asked to write a book Hillwalking in Shropshire by Jonathan Williams at Cicerone I jumped at the chance.

I’d always loved the county, nearly as much as Wales, the land of my mother and generations of her family. My first recollections of the county were as a 7-year-old, seeing it from the window of my dad’s old Flying Standard Portrays life in Roman-occupied Britain of the second century, as revealed in a story about the conquests and adventures of the ex-slave and gladiator, Phaedrus The silver branch by Rosemary Sutcliff (Book) 57 editions published between and in English and Russian and held by 1, WorldCat member libraries worldwide.

Into my heart an air that kills From yon far country blows: What are those blue remembered hills, What spires, what farms are those.

That is the land of lost content, I see it shining plain, The happy highways where I went And cannot come again. This poem is in the public domain. Alfred Edward. Blue Remembered Hills () (Her autobiography, or ‘memoir’ as she called it) Alphabetical List of Rosemary Sutcliff Books.

A Circlet of Oak Leaves () A Little Dog Like You () A Saxon Settler () [Arthur Ransome, Rudyard Kipling and Walter De La Mare () (with Leonard Clark and Hugh Shelley)] Beowulf: Dragonslayer (). My Books; Browse Blue Remembered Hills: A Recollection by Rosemary Sutcliff ratings, average rating, 22 reviews Browse By Tag.

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Blue Remembered Hills the title taken from A.E Houseman's epic poem 'The Shropshire Lad' is set on a summer afternoon, in the Forest of Dean during the second world war For the first 60 minutes we passively observe the true nature of what children are like alone and away from adult supervision.

Approaching the past: the use of mythology, history and archaeology in the Arthurian novels of Rosemary Sutcliff and Bernard Cornwell by Lea K Galanter (Book) Blue remembered hills: a recollection by Rosemary Sutcliff ().

Blue Remembered Hills: A Recollection; Outcast; Chess-Dream in a Garden; Buy this book. Sutcliff retains the original Celtic flavor in her stylish tale of this legendary couple.

PW said, ``The. Blue Remembered Hills. by Denise Robertson. The Land of Lost Content (Book 3) Thanks for Sharing. You submitted the following rating and review. We'll publish them on our site once we've reviewed them. Rosemary Sutcliff, Author, Alan Lee, Illustrator Delacorte Press Books for Young Readers $ (p) ISBN Blue Remembered Hills: A Recollection; Outcast; Chess-Dream in a Garden; Buy this book For all the rough edges in Sutcliff's posthumously published novel, it nonetheless brings far-off times.

Blue Remembered Hills: A Recollection; Outcast; Chess-Dream in a Garden; Buy this book. Once they wade through some rather lengthy sentences, peppered with semi-colons, readers will enjoy this.Books > Nonfiction. Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest - opens in a new window or tab.

Blue Remembered Hills: The Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beau $ $Seller Rating: % positive. A blog for the historical novelist Rosemary Sutcliff, born 14th Decemberdied 23rd July Amongst her most popular books are: The Eagle of the Ninth, The Lantern Bearers, and Sword at Sunset.

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