Still life
(Large Print)

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[New York] : Random House Large Print, [2021].
Edition
First Large Print edition
Physical Desc
637 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
Status
Rapid City Public Library - Fiction - Large Print
LP WINMAN
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Large Print
Language
English
ISBN
9780593459676, 0593459679

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"Tuscany, 1944: As Allied troops advance and bombs fall around deserted villages, a young English soldier, Ulysses Temper, finds himself in the wine cellar of a deserted villa. There, he has a chance encounter with Evelyn Skinner, a middle-aged art historian who has come to Italy to salvage paintings from the ruins and recall long-forgotten memories of her own youth. In each other, Ulysses and Evelyn find a kindred spirit amidst the rubble of war-torn Italy, and set off on a course of events that will shape Ulysses's life for the next four decades. As Ulysses returns home to London, reimmersing himself in his crew at The Stoat and Parot--a motley mix of pub crawlers and eccentrics--he carries his time in Italy with him. And when an unexpected inheritance brings him back to where it all began, Ulysses knows better than to tempt fate, and returns to the Tuscan hills. With beautiful prose, extraordinary tenderness, and bursts of humor and light, Still Life is a sweeping portrait of unforgettable individuals who come together to make a family, and a deeply drawn celebration of beauty and love in all its forms"--Publisher description

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Winman, S. (2021). Still life (First Large Print edition). Random House Large Print.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Winman, Sarah, 1964-. 2021. Still Life. [New York]: Random House Large Print.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Winman, Sarah, 1964-. Still Life [New York]: Random House Large Print, 2021.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Winman, Sarah. Still Life First Large Print edition, Random House Large Print, 2021.

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