Download and Read books online PDF, TXT, ePub, PDB, RTF, FB2 & Audio Books files for your device. So, you can read the books in any times.

[477.12 KiB] The Maytrees books by Annie Dillard

“Brilliant. . . . A shimmering meditation on the ebb and flow of love.”  —New York Times

“In her elegant, sophisticated prose, Dillard tells a tale of intimacy, loss and extraordinary friendship and maturity against a background of nature in its glorious color and caprice. The Maytrees is an intelligent, exquisite novel.” — The Washington Times

Toby Maytree first sees Lou Bigelow on her bicycle in postwar Provincetown, Massachusetts. Her laughter and loveliness catch his breath. Maytree is a Provincetown native, an educated poet of thirty. As he courts Lou, just out of college, her stillness draws him. Hands-off, he hides his serious wooing, and idly shows her his poems.

In spare, elegant prose, Dillard traces the Maytrees' decades of loving and longing. They live cheaply among the nonconformist artists and writers that the bare tip of Cape Cod attracts. When their son Petie appears, their innocent Bohemian friend Deary helps care for him. But years later it is Deary who causes the town to talk.

In this moving novel, Dillard intimately depicts willed bonds of loyalty, friendship, and abiding love. She presents nature's vastness and nearness. Warm and hopeful, The Maytrees is the surprising capstone of Dillard's original body of work.
The Maytrees
Title:The Maytrees
Format Type:eBook PDF / e-Pub
Date release:
Size:477.12 KiB
Category:Literary, Books, Fiction & Literature, Family
  • Moon Vancouver & Canadian Rockies Road Trip
  • Moon Banff National Park
  • Moon Vancouver: With Victoria, Vancouver Island & Whistler
  • Wildnis Nordkanada - Paradies und Hölle
  • Moon Victoria & Vancouver Island
  • Work and Travel Kanada selbst organisieren
  • Kanada, der maritime Osten
  • Moon Toronto & Ontario
  • Moon Atlantic Canada
  • Buschfieber - von Kanada und Alaska
  • Lonely Planet Reiseführer Kanada
  • DK Eyewitness Top 10 Toronto
  • Bruckmann Reiseführer Kanada der Westen: Zeit für das Beste
  • Ein Blockhaus in der Einsamkeit
  • Kanada von innen: Der Westen und Yukon Territory
  • Moon Québec City
  • Kanada  - der Westen Reiseführer Michael Müller Verlag
  • Moon Newfoundland & Labrador
  • Kanada Osten / USA Nordosten
  • East Coast Trail Guide
  • Kanada Westen mit Süd-Alaska - Reiseführer von Iwanowski
  • Kanada, der Osten – Stefan Loose Reiseführer
  • Moon Canadian Rockies: With Banff & Jasper National Parks

Online Library 2021 By this website is in no way intended to support illegal activity. We uses Search API to find the overview of books over the internet, but we dont host any files. All document files are the property of their respective owners, please respect the publisher and the author for their copyrighted creations. If you find documents that should not be here please report them.