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❁ [EPUB] ✹ The Book of Ebenezer Le Page By G.B. Edwards ➚ – Nessville.me Ebenezer Le Page cantankerous opinionated and charming is one of the most compelling literary creations of the late twentieth century Eighty years old Ebenezer has lived his whole life on the ChannelEPUB The Book of Ebenezer Le Page By GB Edwards Nessvilleme Ebenezer Le Page cantankerous opinionated and charming is one of the most compelling literary creations of the late twentieth century Eighty years old Ebenezer has lived his whole life on the Channel of Ebenezer eBook Ebenezer Le Page cantankerous opinionated and charming is one of the most compelling literary creations of the late twentieth century Eighty years old Ebenezer has lived his whole life on the Channel Island of Guernsey a stony sp

Eck of a place caught between the coasts of England and France yet a world apart from either Ebenezer himself is fiercely independent but as he reaches the end of his life he is determined to tell his own story and the stories of those he has known He writes of family secrets and feuds unforgettable friendships and friendships betrayed love The Book Kindle glimpsed and lost The Book of Ebenezer Le Page is a beautifully detailed chronicle of a life but it is eually an obliue reckoning with the traumas of the twentieth century a

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The Book of Ebenezer Le Page MOBI Ø Book of Ebenezer of Ebenezer eBook ´ Edwards is known for The Book of Ebenezer Le Page which was published posthumously in Edwards had worked on his great novel for many years but only completed it towards the end of his life presenting the typescript to his friend Edward Chaney in August rather in the manner that the fictional Ebenezer beueaths his 'Book' to Neville Falla in the novel The typescript was rejected by a.

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  1. Vit Babenco Vit Babenco says:

    The Book of Ebenezer Le Page MOBI Ø Book of Ebenezer book book, ebenezer ebok, page book, The Book epub, of Ebenezer mobile, Book of Ebenezer ebok, The Book of Ebenezer Le Page PDF The Book of Ebenezer Le Page is charmingly old fashioned and painstakingly humane and it exudes an aura of the best classical novelsIt is a tale of a man living on an islandThe older I get and the I learn the I know I don't know nothing me I am the oldest on the island I think Liza uenpel from Pleinmont say she is older; but I reckon she is putting it on When she was a young woman she used to have a birthday once every two or three years; but for years now she have been having two or three a year To tell you the truth I don't know how old I am My mother put it down on the front page of the big Bible; but she put down the day and the month and forgot to put down the yearAn island is


  2. Cecily Cecily says:

    The Book of Ebenezer Le Page MOBI Ø Book of Ebenezer book book, ebenezer ebok, page book, The Book epub, of Ebenezer mobile, Book of Ebenezer ebok, The Book of Ebenezer Le Page PDF No man is an island entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent a part of the main; if a clod be washed away by the sea Europe is the less as well as if a promontory were as well as any manner of thy friends or of thine own were; any man's death diminishes me because I am involved in mankind And therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; it tolls for thee Meditation XVII Devotions upon Emergent Occasions by John Donne Ebenezer is not just an islander; he is an island wilfully so And yet he is also uietly kindly involved in mankind despite cultivating the demeanour of a curmudgeonly loner That is the essence of his book his rambling reminiscences of a long life and the myriad islanders he has known liked loved


  3. Dolors Dolors says:

    The Book of Ebenezer Le Page MOBI Ø Book of Ebenezer book book, ebenezer ebok, page book, The Book epub, of Ebenezer mobile, Book of Ebenezer ebok, The Book of Ebenezer Le Page PDF “The great rocks was not rocks nor the sea sea yet they was real as real; and the clouds was gates of glory and every way I turned my eyes the view was waves of joy and golden light”480 There is a place where waves of two seas meet to blend the water of their different shades the grey ones barging in from insulated shores embrace the foam of the silver redemptive seaEbenezer Le Page sits in Les Moulins his granite house where he has lived all his life on the Channel Island of Guernsey and writes The fact that he has left Guernsey only once in his life for a day trip to the neighboring island of Jersey or that his misanthropic opinionated and grumpy character has made a loner out of himself or that hi


  4. Steve Steve says:

    The Book of Ebenezer Le Page MOBI Ø Book of Ebenezer book book, ebenezer ebok, page book, The Book epub, of Ebenezer mobile, Book of Ebenezer ebok, The Book of Ebenezer Le Page PDFCrusty old man lit is likely to show up on my shelf than my wife’s But since she got me to read and enjoy Jane Austen I figure I’m owed the chance to sell her on this unassuming little treasure – one that may well be the beau ideal of the whole curmudgeonly male canon That’s my main goal with this review For those of you who have already read the book including 10 friends who gave it a total of 50 stars please help me entice her For those of you who have not maybe we’ll convince you of its worthin


  5. Margitte Margitte says:

    The Book of Ebenezer Le Page MOBI Ø Book of Ebenezer book book, ebenezer ebok, page book, The Book epub, of Ebenezer mobile, Book of Ebenezer ebok, The Book of Ebenezer Le Page PDFI am going to start off by rating this book five stars and declare it one of the best books I have ever read in my entire life One in a billionSitting here trying to capture my thoughts and feelings is a daunting exercise All I want to do right now is bawl my eyes out really And let me make a confession right now I am deeply utterly and hopelessly in love with Ebenezer Le PageThere is so much I want to say about Ebenezer Le Page So I will try to keep it short For those who treasure the messages left in spoilers I will a


  6. Jason Jason says:

    The Book of Ebenezer Le Page MOBI Ø Book of Ebenezer book book, ebenezer ebok, page book, The Book epub, of Ebenezer mobile, Book of Ebenezer ebok, The Book of Ebenezer Le Page PDFDoes anything sound like less of a good time than listening to some crotchety old man wax nostalgic for his younger days humoring him in a patronizing way of course while he complains that times have changed Very little pleases this person; he’s


  7. David David says:

    The Book of Ebenezer Le Page MOBI Ø Book of Ebenezer book book, ebenezer ebok, page book, The Book epub, of Ebenezer mobile, Book of Ebenezer ebok, The Book of Ebenezer Le Page PDF The Book of Ebenezer Le Page is the kind of novel you don't really know in its truest sense until you've reached the very end It's something like looking at vast panorama If you consign your gaze to any particular detail you inevitably miss the overwhelming sweep and grandeur of its totality I don't mean to imply that there is some big unexpected event at the end which changes how the reader understands the events which preceded it but rather that it is the story of a life—and yes even life itself—and it resists all attempts at abbreviation It reuires fullness Ebene


  8. BlackOxford BlackOxford says:

    The Book of Ebenezer Le Page MOBI Ø Book of Ebenezer book book, ebenezer ebok, page book, The Book epub, of Ebenezer mobile, Book of Ebenezer ebok, The Book of Ebenezer Le Page PDFCosmopolitan ProvincialismI have never been to the Isle of Guernsey But I did live for some time on the Isle of Man another of those territorial anomalies of British history which are subject to the English Crown but


  9. Richard Richard says:

    The Book of Ebenezer Le Page MOBI Ø Book of Ebenezer book book, ebenezer ebok, page book, The Book epub, of Ebenezer mobile, Book of Ebenezer ebok, The Book of Ebenezer Le Page PDFMany writers are keen observers of human nature and many writers create narrators who are also writers and observers of human nature Sometimes such protagonists are didactic tools mere mouthpieces for the author But sometimes they are so vividly drawn that they seem to pop off the page and you look up almost expecting to see them sitting across from you spinning a yarn or telling you their life story Ebenezer Le Page is such a narrator The pace of his story is unhurried and seems to meander at times In this sense the book resembles the Claudius books of Robert Graves where the author reproduces the verbose and pompous writing style of the time warts and all In Edwards' novel we hear the authentic Guernsey dialect or something as close to it as makes no difference see John Fow


  10. Perry Perry says:

    The Book of Ebenezer Le Page MOBI Ø Book of Ebenezer book book, ebenezer ebok, page book, The Book epub, of Ebenezer mobile, Book of Ebenezer ebok, The Book of Ebenezer Le Page PDFThis book pierced my heart and left an aching void It covers the scale of human nature from wondrous to pure meanness the depth and range of our emotions and recalls the importance to a life of the few true connections one really makes in a lifetime I hope to soon write a complete review I should say here though that I didn't see the narrator as the cantankerous old man the publisher describes a description that held me back from reading this for a couple of years


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