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Lucy Bettesworth

George Sturt

Lucy Bettesworth

by George Sturt

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Published by Duckworth in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bettesworth, Lucy.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby George Bourne.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 280p. ;
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17258512M

    Lucy Bettesworth (Working class biography) by Sturt, George and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Firle: Caliban Books. (7) Sturt, George. () Memoirs of a Surrey Labourer: Edition, a facsimile of the second edition published in Firle: Caliban Books. (8) Sturt,George () Lucy Bettesworth. London: Duckworth & Co. Sturt, George () Memoirs of a Surrey Labourer. facsimile of the 1st Edition. Firle, Sussex: Caliban Books.

    his conversations with Grover, whom he called Bettesworth, were recorded in a trilogy of books: The Bettesworh Book, Lucy Bettesworth and The Surrey Labourer. Through these books we are given an unparalleled insight into the life of a man who was born into a self sufficient, peasant lifestyle but died as a employee one step from the workhouse. He wrote numerous books and articles under the name George Bourne, including a novel. His works include: The Bettesworth Book (), Memoirs of a Surrey Labourer (), The Ascending Effort (), Change in the Village (), Lucy Bettesworth (), William Smith, Potter and Farmer (), A Farmer's Life (), The Wheelwright's Shop () and A Small Boy in the Sixties ().

    Among such books were The Bettesworth Book (), Change in the Village (), Lucy Bettesworth (), A Farmer's Life, with a Memoir of the Farmer's Sister (), and The Wheelwright's Shop (), often considered to be his best book. Sturt also authored a book on aesthetics titled The Ascending Effort (). The first three books (in chronological order), 'Memoirs of a Surrey Labourer', 'Lucy Bettesworth' and 'The Bettesworth Book' can be considered as a trilogy, although they were not conceived as such. These were followed in by 'Change in the Village', which examined the devastating impact that the wealthy incomers ('the resident trippers.


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This is one of a series (Duckworth's Readers' Library) looking mostly at English life (mainly rural) in the early years of the 20th century. Authors involved included Hilaire Belloc, R Jefferies, Coventry Patmore, with a few 'extraneous' contributions from.

Memoirs of a Surrey Labourer THE LAST YEARS OF FREDERICK GROVER, GARDENER TO GEORGE STURT The last years of Frederick Grover and his epileptic wife Lucy are movingly but unsentimentally chronicled by George Sturt in “Memoirs of a Surrey Labourer” published in The first of her books set completely outside the Caribbean, Lucy, like most of Kincaid's writing, has a strong autobiographical basis.

The novel's protagonist, Lucy Josephine Potter, shares one of Kincaid's given names and her birthday. Lucy Bettesworth (Working class biography) Author: George Sturt Publisher: Caliban Books ISBN ISBN Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sturt, George, Lucy Bettesworth.

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