George Ewart Evans

George Ewart Evans


Born
in Abercynon, The United Kingdom
January 01, 1909

Died
January 01, 1988

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George Ewart Evans was born and raised in the mining community of Abercynon, Glamorganshire, Wales. He wrote a series of books examining the disappearing customs and portraying the way of life as it had been in rural Suffolk. "Ask the Fellows who Cut the Hay" is probably his best known book. The publication of his books gave him deserved recognition as a pioneering oral historian. He was also an accomplished story writer and wrote short-stories, novels and poems.

Average rating: 4.27 · 183 ratings · 26 reviews · 19 distinct works
The Leaping Hare

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4.22 avg rating — 72 ratings — published 1974 — 3 editions
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Ask the Fellows Who Cut the...

4.35 avg rating — 51 ratings — published 1965 — 4 editions
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The Pattern Under The Plough

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4.38 avg rating — 21 ratings — published 1971 — 6 editions
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The Crooked Scythe: An Anth...

4.09 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1994 — 4 editions
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The Horse In The Furrow

4.67 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1986 — 3 editions
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The Voices of the Children

4.25 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2008
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Horse Power and Magic

4.75 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 1979 — 4 editions
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Where Beards Wag All: The R...

3.60 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1973 — 3 editions
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From Mouths Of Men

4.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1976 — 2 editions
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really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1973 — 2 editions
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