Spanish Civil War and Postwar > As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning
Spanish Civil War and Postwar As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning
- Price: £8.99
- ISBN: 9780241953280
- Availability: Out of stock - expected on 26/10/2021 if you order today
As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning is the moving follow-up to Laurie Lee's acclaimed Cider with Rosie. Abandoning the Cotswolds village that raised him, the young Laurie Lee walks to London. There he makes a living labouring and playing the violin. But, deciding to travel further a field and knowing only the Spanish phrase for 'Will you please give me a glass of water?', he heads for Spain.
With just a blanket to sleep under and his trusty violin, he spends a year crossing Spain, from Vigo in the north to the southern coast. Only the outbreak of the Spanish Civil War puts an end to his extraordinary peregrinations.
|Series||Spanish Civil War and Postwar||Title||As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning|
|Publication Date||May 2014||Authors||Laurie Lee|
|Inspection Copy||No||Delivery||Out of stock - expected on 26/10/2021 if you order today|
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