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Title: From Stone Orchard a Collection of Memories
Description: Toronto,: HarperFlamingo Canada, 1998. Hardcover. ISBN: 0002557290. White / blue hard covers, gilt titles to the spine. In Near Fine condition with a solid bind and a bright unmarked interior, very light spine end bumping. Stated First Edition, First Printing with the Number line. The DJ is unclipped with rubbing to the covers and light edgewear. "In the summer of 1964, Timothy Findley and his companion, William Whitehead, were romantics who believed that a tumbledown, vacant, nineteenth-century farmhouse on fifty acres of land just outside Cannington, Ontario could be turned into a home, workplace, and haven. With the considerable help of neighbours, the duo did manage to rescue the property from decay. Findley named it "Stone Orchard" as a tribute to his favourite writer, Chekhov, and because stones were its only true crop for a while." ; B&W Illustrations; 0.6 x 8.5 x 5.8 Inches; 170 pages. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket .

Keywords: 0002557290 Ontario Homes and Haunts Canada Autobiography & Memoirs

Price: US$ 18.25 Seller: Bytown Bookery
- Book number: 9815

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