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A Hermit Disclosed, Raleigh Trevelyan

Author Name    Raleigh Trevelyan

Title   A Hermit Disclosed

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good Condition

Jacket Condition   Very Good

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   London Longman & Co 1960

Seller ID   225167

'The hermit disclosed by Mr. Trevelyan, in his very unusual and entertaining book, is James (Jimmy) Mason of Great Canfield, in the Rodings section of Essex, who died on January 17, 1942. He had at that time lived in a shed in a field cut off from intercourse with all but a handful of people for a disputed number of years, probably nearly fifty, and had been a recluse since 1882. ["A Hermit Disclosed"] offers an ironic-sympathetic insight into a very ordinary but little-known group of the community...But perhaps it is most fascinating as a chronicle of the growing obsession of a very enlightened, individual person, the author, with the life of a nearly illiterate, insanely individualistic obsessionist...In the final resort we have a document both of psychology and social history; and we have a great deal of fun' - Angus Wilson. 'A splendid book' - John Betjeman. 'A classic' - Elizabeth Maver. 'Completely absorbing' - "Saturday Review". 307 pages. Very light tanning to page edges . Dust jacket has protective non adhesive covering. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Fiction; Inventory No: 225167. Hardcover

Price = 15.00 AUD 12.00 AUD 


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