|LC Classifications||Z8199.5 .H36 1986, PS3553.R46 .H36 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 120 p. :|
|Number of Pages||120|
|LC Control Number||86012885|
Harry Crews has 38 books on Goodreads with ratings. Harry Crews’s most popular book is A Feast of Snakes. Genre/Form: Bibliographies Bibliography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hargraves, Michael. Harry Crews, a bibliography. Westport, CT: Meckler, © A Childhood is the unforgettable memoir of Harry Crews' earliest years, a sharply remembered portrait of the people, locales, and circumstances that shaped him--and destined him to be a storyteller. Crews was born in the middle of the Great Depression, in a one-room sharecropper's cabin at the end of a dirt road in rural South Georgia/5. Harry Crews is the author of eighteen novels, including The Mulching of America. He teaches at the University of Florida. Michael McCurdy is an internationally known illustrator and designer whose work has appeared in the books of over thirty publishers and in such magazines as the New Yorker, Esquire, and Field and Stream. He lives in /5(5).
Buy a cheap copy of A Childhood: The Biography of a Place book by Harry Crews. A Childhood is the unforgettable memoir of Harry Crews earliest years, a sharply remembered portrait of the people, locales, and circumstances that shaped him--and Free shipping over $/5(5). Harry Crews obituary American novelist whose southern gothic tales featured the requisite Bible-thumpers, snake-oil sellers and rednecks Harry Crews was a popular professor of creative writing at. "Harry Crews was a brilliant, maddening, hell-roaring personality who also happened to be a great writer. Blood, Bone and Marrow will stand as the definitive Crews biography. His true life was bigger and wilder than even his own novels. Harry was one of my all-time favorites." —Bestselling author Carl Hiaasen. A year prior to Gann's bibliography, Michael Hargraves self-published copies of a bibliographic volume titled, Harry Crews: A First Bibliography (Hargraves 77). Hargraves' work increased the available bibliographic information and detailed with commendable and painstaking accuracy the physical confines of Crews's writing, the book itself as.
The world that circumscribed the people I come from had so little margin for error, for bad luck, that when something went wrong, it almost always brought something else down with it."" Crews, whose luckless family moved around often, claims Bacon County, Georgia, as his home place, a mean, share-cropping, tobacco farming territory where ""an oak stump might cost a man a week of his life"" and. Harry Eugene Crews was born in rural Alma, Ga., in the middle of the Great Depression. His father, a tenant farmer, died when Harry was not yet 2. His mother remarried, to a violent alcoholic. Editorial Reviews. In Blood, Bone, and Marrow Ted Geltner gives us a fast-paced narrative of the crazy, violent, tragic, and memorable life of Harry Crews. Geltner knew Crews and produces a book worthy of its subject. This is an excellent first-wave biography that will be a joy to all Harry Crews fans and will be an invaluable resource for scholars and enthusiasts : University of Georgia Press. Harry Crews, a first bibliography. [Michael Hargraves] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 library.