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The World in Ripeness: An Autobiography, Volume Three

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Covering the period 1941 to about 1958, this third volume of autobiography features H.E.Bates's war-time experiences, travels in the South Sea islands, and late literary works. The book is enhanced by more lovely illustrations by John Ward.
Hardcover, first, 152 pages
Published 1972 by Michael Joseph
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Herbert Ernest Bates, CBE is widely recognised as one of the finest short story writers of his generation, with more than 20 story collections published in his lifetime. It should not be overlooked, however, that he also wrote some outstanding novels, starting with The Two Sisters through to A Moment in Time, with such works as Love For Lydia, Fair Stood the Wind for France and The Scarlet Sword ...more
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