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A Month in the Country

A Month in the Country

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A Month in the Country

by Carr, J.L

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Folio, 2010. 2nd Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. About the book: Hardcover with slipcase. Second Edition, printed in 2010. Book is in fine condition. Slipcase is in very good plus condition with a few bumps and bruises. Additional photos available upon request.


A Month in the Country is the fourth novel by J. L. Carr, first published in 1980 and nominated for the Booker Prize. The book won the Guardian Fiction Prize in 1980. The plot concerns a World War I veteran employed to uncover a mural in a village church that was thought to exist under coats of whitewash. At the same time another veteran is employed to look for a grave beyond the churchyard walls. There is prevalent religious symbolism throughout the book, mainly dealing with judgment.


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