While following the plough.

With wood engravings by Barbara Allen.
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Cape , London
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LC ClassificationsS521 .C55
The Physical Object
Pagination232 p.
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Open LibraryOL190825M
LC Control Numbera 46005964
OCLC/WorldCa2889309

This book consists of two sections narrating John Stewart Collis' Second World War-time experience working on farms in the English counties of Sussex and Dorset (published together in as While Following the Plough), a further section of rather more philosophical reflection on that experience, and a final section - both narrative and philosophical - on working for a year /5(37).

The Worm Forgives the Plough: While following the plough Volume 1 of The Worm Forgives the Plough, John Stewart Collis: Author: John Stewart Collis: Publisher: Trafalgar Square Pub. ; dist. by David & Charles, Original from: the University of California: Digitized: ISBN:Export Citation: BiBTeX.

This book consists of two sections narrating John Stewart Collis' Second World War-time experience working on farms in the English counties of Sussex and Dorset (published together in as While Following the Plough), a further section of rather more philosophical reflection on that experience, and a final section - both narrative and philosophical - on working for a year 4/5.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "Book I: While Following the Plough was first published by Jonathan Cape in It was republished together with Book II: Down to Earth under the title The Worm Forgives the Plough by Charles Knight in ". WHILE FOLLOWING THE PLOUGH. (SIGNED) by COLLIS, John Stewart. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Additional Physical Format: Online version: Collis, John Stewart, While following the plough.

London, Cape [] (OCoLC) Document Type. Yes, the first part ('While following the Having bought it in the current Vintage edition with an introduction by Robert Macfarlane I discovered that the print was too small and pale to read. This Penguin edition While following the plough.

book the seventies has yellowed pages, but print that is (just about) large enough to read comfortably.4/5. Following Plough book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5(1).

Collis is remembered largely for While Following the Plough () and Down to Earth ( as one volume, The Worm Forgives the Plough, ).

While Following the Plough was inspired by the years he chose to spend working as a farm labourer in the Land Army (which mainly consisted of women, known as "land girls") in Sussex and Dorset during Born:Dublin, Ireland.

His memoirs and meditations on rural life, While Following the Plough () and Down to Earth () were first published together as The Worm Forgives the Plough inwhich has become a classic of nature writing. The Worm Forgives the Plough (While Following the Plough; Down to Earth) John Stewart Collis, Robert Macfarlane WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY ROBERT MACFARLANEDuring the Second World War, John Stewart Collis volunteered to leave his comfortable life as an academic to work on the land for the war effort.

A plough or plow (US; both / p l aʊ /) is a farm tool for loosening or turning the soil before sowing seed or planting. Ploughs were traditionally drawn by oxen and horses, but in modern farms are drawn by tractors. A plough may have a wooden, iron or steel frame, with a blade attached to cut and loosen the soil.

The Worm Forgives the Plough (Vintage Classics) Paperback – 5 Mar. but longer chapters than "While following .". Within the second book "The Wood" is the highlight, being concerned with the author's time in an Ash woodland.

A number of themes run through the books, most noticeably being one concerning "natural cycles" - the /5(41). Rob Davies reviews the book discussed at MERL’s Rural Reads book club this month This month we read The Worm Forgives the Plough by John Stewart book is comprised of two novels: While Following the Plough and Down to Earth, published as whole in It is an autobiographical account of Collis’s time working on the land during the Second World War.

The book is a picture album of life in Alaska’s Tongass National Forest. These adventures and perilous undertakings occur in a forest of big trees, big birds, big fish, and big bears, where immense peaks are wrapped in great glaciers that break off.

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And while I felt called into the ministry when I was a teenager, it was not because of following a plow under the hot sun on a Missouri hillside. I have long been an admirer of the just-mentioned Clarence Jordan.

After finishing his doctorate at Southern Baptist Theological. And Jesus said to him, No man, having put his hand to the plough, and looking back, is fit for the kingdom of God.

Luke ,32 In that day, he which shall be upon the housetop, and his stuff in the house, let him not come down to take it away: and he that is in the field, let him likewise not return back. ‘However, while trying to improve his position, Chevrolet driver Alain Menu hit him on the second lap, causing Jaeger to run out of road and plough through the gravel.’ ‘As I was crossing Main, a car nearly plowed into me.’.

Following a major refurbishment - The Plough retains its orginal charm, while providing beautiful spaces to sit, relax, drink and eat. Take a look. His memoirs and meditations on rural life, While Following the Plough () and Down to Earth () were first published together as The Worm Forgives the Plough inwhich has become a classic of nature writing.

Read more. The following is Katelyn Beaty’s introduction to That Way and No Other: Following God through Storm and Drought, a new collection of Amy Carmichael’s writings and the latest volume in the ongoing Plough Spiritual Guides series, a collection of small books affectionately known as “backpack classics” that briefly introduce great spiritual voices from the past to new readers.

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That was bundle with second book of autobiography and re-published in as The worm forgives the plough. I was looking for something else on Amazon and was taken by the title.

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Furthermore, Riddle 4 shares vocabulary and expressions with other Exeter Book riddles that have the accepted solution of "ox" or "plough." While the following text (except where indicated by brackets) comes from Krapp and Dobbie's edition of the Exeter Book, I have translated the poem according to the interpretation I intend to present.

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