Download PDF by J.L. Carr: A Month in the Country (New York Review Books Classics)

By J.L. Carr

ISBN-10: 0940322471

ISBN-13: 9780940322479

In J. L. Carr’s deeply charged poetic novel, Tom Birkin, a veteran of the good conflict and a damaged marriage, arrives within the distant Yorkshire village of Oxgodby the place he's to revive a lately chanced on medieval mural within the neighborhood church. dwelling within the bell tower, surrounded by means of the resplendent nation-state of excessive summer season, and laboring on a daily basis to discover an nameless painter’s depiction of the apocalypse, Birkin unearths that he himself has been restored to a brand new, and hopeful, attachment to lifestyles. yet summer time ends, and with the paintings performed, Birkin needs to depart. Now, lengthy after, as he displays at the passage of time and the facility of artwork, he unearths in his thoughts a few comfort for all that has been lost.

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