2 edition of rose-grower. found in the catalog.
|LC Classifications||PZ4.S933 Ro2, PR6069.T78 Ro2|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||253|
|LC Control Number||63009420|
The Rose Grower takes place in a small town in Gascony, where a liberal aristocratic family, an American artist, and a doctor active in the revolution interact with unexpected consequences. It’s written in a beautiful omniscient, like both of the other novels I mentioned, though closer in tone to the intimacy and complicity of A Place of Greater Safety than to the grandeur of Quatrevingt-treize/5(11).
Sophie, the middle de Monferrant daughter, is the rose grower of this novels title; her quest is to produce a hybrid rose that will have dark red petals, while the quest of the Revolution The ruthlessness of the rose-grower is mirrored by the ruthlessness of the French Revolution, which is the theme as much as the setting of this novel/5.
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The Rose Grower takes place in a small town in Gascony, where a liberal aristocratic family, an American artist, and a doctor active in the revolution interact with unexpected consequences.
It’s written in a beautiful omniscient, like both of the other novels I mentioned, though closer in tone to the intimacy and complicity of A Place of Greater Safety than to the grandeur of Quatrevingt-treize/5.
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Her novels, The Rose Grower () and The Hamilton Case (), have been published across the world and translated into several languages. The Hamilton Case won the Commonwealth Writers' Prize for South-East Asia and the Pacific, the Encore Award and the Tasmania Pacific Prize for Australian and New Zealand fiction/5(7).
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The Rose Grower by Michelle de Kretser Writing with poignancy and mesmerizing detail, Michelle de Kretser has penned a haunting tale set against the madness of the French Revolution -- a wistful, elegantly rendered novel of unrequited love and personal triumph in a world gone tragically storming of the Bastille has brought France.
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Australian writer Michelle de Kretser’s debut novel begins on the famously fateful 14th of July — not with the fall of the Bastille in Paris, but with a balloon accident near Montisgnac, a country estate in Gascogny. Read "The Rose Grower" by Michelle de Kretser available from Rakuten Kobo.
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Read on to find out more about Harry Wheatcroft, the politically red rose grower. All the quotations in this post, unless otherwise credited, come from one of Wheatcroft’s two autobiographies, My Life with Roses, (Odhams, ) or The Root of the Matter, (Golden Eagle Press, ).
He also wrote In Praise of Roses (Barrie & Jenkins, ).The Rose Grower throws a subtle, slanting light on the underside of history, as a young woman and her family are caught up in the bloodthirsty years of the French Revolution.
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