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South from Granada by Gerald Brenan

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Yegen (Spain)

Subjects:

  • Brenan, Gerald -- Homes and haunts -- Spain -- Yegen.,
  • Yegen (Spain) -- Social life and customs.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Reprint. Originally published: London : H. Hamilton, c1957.

Statementby Gerald Brenan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDP402.Y4 B7 1980
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 282 p., [10] p. of plates :
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4115541M
ISBN 10052128029X
LC Control Number80040376

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Oct 31,  · Brenan's book is a finely written account of his life in a small village south of Granada in the s. Written in the s, it is partly a memoir, partly travel writing and partly history, and it is all good. A fascinating book. I will look for his other books now/5(13). May 29,  · I read SOUTH FROM GRANADA before I moved to Spain where I lived for several years. It interested me so much, I made several trips to the town (Yegen) where the story takes place. Since then I have Reviews: 1. Download PDF South From Granada book full free. South From Granada available for download and read online in other formats. May 29,  · Part autobiography, part travelogue, and wholly a tribute to the unspoilt beauty of southern Spain, Gerald Brenan's South from Granada includes an introduction by Chris Stewart, author of the bestselling Driving Over Lemons, in Penguin Modern Classics/5().

Date First Published: 29/05/ Between and , Gerald Brenan lived in the remote Spanish village of Yegen and "South from Granada" depicts his time there, vividly evoking the essence of his rural surroundings and the Spanish way of life before the Civil War. South from Granada: Seven Years in an Andalusian Village is an autobiographical book by Gerald Brenan, first published in Brenan, a fringe member of the Bloomsbury Group, moved to Spain in and lived there on and off for the rest of his chevreschevalaosta.com: Gerald Brenan. Sep 27,  · Part autobiography, part travelogue, and wholly a tribute to the unspoilt beauty of southern Spain, Gerald Brenan's South from Granada includes an introduction by Chris Stewart, author of the bestselling Driving Over Lemons, in Penguin Modern Classics/5(81). Edward FitzGerald "Gerald" Brenan, CBE was an Anglo-Irish writer and Hispanist who spent much of his life in Spain. He is best known for The Spanish Labyrinth, a historical work on the background to the Spanish Civil War, and for South from Granada: Seven Years in an Andalusian Village/5.

Jul 30,  · In fact, his quest is all over by page nine of the book he actually wrote, South from Granada, one of the small classics of early 20th-century British travel chevreschevalaosta.com: Billy Mills. From Spanish director Fernando Colomo comes this adaptation of Gerald Brenan's comedic autobiographical book Al sur de Granada. Matthew Goode stars as Brenan, a Produce Company: Sogefilms. Oct 07,  · Book Review: ‘South from Granada’ by Gerald Brenan 4 Replies There is a wonderful portrait of Gerald Brenan in the National Portrait Gallery in London, painted by Dora Carrington, a fellow member of the Bloomsbury Group [below]. South from Granada was written by Gerald Brenan, an Anglo-Irish writer on the fringes of the Bloomsbury set. After fighting in the First World War he looked for somewhere he could live cheaply on his army pension and found Yegen, a tiny remote village in the Alpujarras. The book is about his experience of living.