Last edited by Makus
Wednesday, August 5, 2020 | History

7 edition of Down in Jersey: an affectionate narrative. found in the catalog.

Down in Jersey: an affectionate narrative.

by Earl Schenck Miers

  • 302 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Jersey
    • Subjects:
    • New Jersey -- History -- Anecdotes

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF134.6 .M53
      The Physical Object
      Pagination141 p.
      Number of Pages141
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5413136M
      ISBN 100813507537
      LC Control Number73004365
      OCLC/WorldCa596423

      Lisa Papademetriou's The Wizard, The Witch And Two Girls From Jersey is an affectionate parody of children's/YA fantasy tropes. Two girls from the real world end up in Galma, a land that bears more than a passing similarity to Narnia, Middle Earth, Oz, and other beloved fictional settings.   1 THERE'S AN ODE TO MEMORY IN ROBERT PINSKY'S latest book, Jersey Rain, that harkens back to the best of bis strongest lyric writing, particularly the poems in History of My Heart () and The Want Bone () and in more recent work such as 'Avenue" and "Impossible to Tell.".

      Convinced the book would be popular, Jewett made the unusual decision (for the time) to have six full-page illustrations by Hammatt Billings engraved for the first printing. Published in book form on Ma , the novel sold 3, copies on that day alone, and soon sold out its complete print run. A number of other editions were soon Author: Harriet Beecher Stowe. Lt GENEALOGY COL-UECTION,,'^LLEN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY 3 GENEALOGY Lewis Family IN AMERICA, FROM THE MIDDLE OF THE SEl^ENTEENTH CENTURY DOWN TO THE PRESENT TIME. TERRELL LEWIS, Of Perryville, Winston County, Miss. price: S LOUISVILLE, KY.: Published by The Courier-Journal Job Printing Co.

      Her first book, Silver Rights (), was a popular and affectionate story of Mae Bertha Carter and her children, who were the first African American students to attend the previously all-white schools in Drew. Curry knew the Carters from her work with the AFSC and wanted to tell the story of the family’s courage and n: A little while later, realizing the position he’d put himself in, Boyd tore the memo into “seventeen equal parts,” flushed them down the toilet, and went on vacation to Europe, wrote Dyckman. But the problem didn’t go entirely down the tubes, as Mason had also given a copy of the memo to Justice Dekle.


Share this book
You might also like
Chagatay manual.

Chagatay manual.

Chancer

Chancer

The sugar maple borer

The sugar maple borer

Competition: a plain lesson for the workers

Competition: a plain lesson for the workers

collection of problems of mechanics.

collection of problems of mechanics.

problem of divorce.

problem of divorce.

The complete dictionary of symbols

The complete dictionary of symbols

OY TEBOIL AB

OY TEBOIL AB

A Glimpse at the Deviated Sects

A Glimpse at the Deviated Sects

Production approval and surveillance procedures

Production approval and surveillance procedures

Socio-legal research directory

Socio-legal research directory

Opening of Faraday garden, Walworth, on ... 15th July, 1905, by ... Ambrose Pomeroy,chairman of the parks ... committee.

Opening of Faraday garden, Walworth, on ... 15th July, 1905, by ... Ambrose Pomeroy,chairman of the parks ... committee.

text-book of physics

text-book of physics

A Touch Of Wisdom, A Touch Of Wit

A Touch Of Wisdom, A Touch Of Wit

Down in Jersey: an affectionate narrative by Earl Schenck Miers Download PDF EPUB FB2

Genre/Form: Anecdotes History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Miers, Earl Schenck, Down in Jersey: an affectionate narrative. Down in Jersey: an affectionate narrative [Earl Schenck Miers] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Book by Miers, Earl Schenck. Earl Schenck Miers DOWN IN JERSEY An Affectionate Narrative 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover New Brunswick, New Jersey Rutgers University Press Very Good in a Seller Rating: % positive.

Quickly narrating his time at sea, Gronniosaw indicates an affectionate attachment to his first master, the Captain. Gronniosaw is fascinated by the Captain's Sabbath readings from the Bible and literally believes that the book speaks to its holder; but, he reports, "I open'd it and put my ear down close upon it.

The Extraordinary Story of a Young Winston Churchill in the Boer War, as Told by His Granddaughter In this lively biography of a dashing, brash twenty-five-year-old Churchill, Celia Sandys chronicles her celebrated grandfather’s adventures as a correspondent and combatant during nine months of the Anglo-Boer War—events that took him from the bivouacs and battle sites of Transvaal to his Released on: Ap Down in Jersey: an affectionate narrative.

book   ''Billy Bathgate,'' his eighth novel, takes us once again to the Bronx of the 30's, but with a difference. While ''World's Fair'' read almost like a memoir, with a memoir's loose, easygoing story. The following narrative of a journey down the Ohio and Mississippi, inwas not reduced to writing tillafter a lapse of sixty years; but an unusually fine memory enabled Major Forman to relate such incidents of his trip as left a lasting impression upon him, alike with interest and general accuracy.

A NARRATIVE OF THE LIFE OF MRS. MARY JEMISON, Who was taken by the Indians, in the yearwhen only about twelve years of age, and has continued to reside amongst them to the present time. By James E. Seaver. CONTAINING. Three centuries of local history are recaptured in Earl Schenck Miers's “Down in Jersey.” Perhaps the best description of this posthumous volume is afforded by its subtitle, “An Affectionate.

Expansive and enraged, Close to the Knives sketches a surreal portrait of life in New York at the height of the AIDS epidemic. The memoir gathers together a series of searing essays that roam among a wide range of topics, from the authors traumatic childhood to the American states network of oppression/5.

Ambitious, original, and personality-filled, this book is at once an intimate narrative history and a provocative analysis that changes how we see the revolution’s “losers” and their legacies. With Zeal and With Bayonets Only. The image is indelible: densely packed lines of slow-moving Redcoats picked off by American sharpshooters.

Play Dead book. Read 1, reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Harlan Coben's first novel, now back in print. I found myself immersed in the story and could not put it down on several occasions in the narrative, eager to find out the underlying, hidden mystery of the whole plot.

However, the story itself is remarkably /5. Pratchett’s first Discworld book, The Colour of Magic, was, in effect, an affectionate, Pythonesque send-up of Tolkien and his progeny.

The wizard is a bungler, the gods are silly, and the. “Her Again is a beautifully observed, deeply affectionate portrait of an astonishing actress on the cusp of everything. It captures not merely Streep’s beginnings, but an era.

A delightful, respectful, and essential book for anyone interested in Meryl, Hollywood, theater, or just being ridiculously, passionately young.”/5(). The following is a partial list of characters from Stephen King's novel The novel was published inwith its narrative set during the s; however, a second edition was released inis considerably longer than the first version (1, pages compared to pages), and is set in the s.

One of School Library Journal's Best Nonfiction Books of One of Horn Book's Best Nonfiction Books of On the ten year anniversary of the September 11 tragedy, a straightforward and sensitive book for a generation of readers too young to remember that terrible day.

The events of Septem changed the world forever/5(6). Read an Excerpt. Introduction: An American Workplace Throughout the nine-season run of The Office, the Dunder Mifflin ware- house set was the filming location for everything from a brutal all-staff roast of regional manager Michael Scott to the casino party where paper salesman Jim Halpert finally gathered up the courage to tell his longtime crush, receptionist Pam Beesly, that he was Brand: Penguin Publishing Group.

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY This stomach-turning account of the multiple atrocities committed over 43 years by Richard "The Ice Man" Kuklinski as sadistic a killer as most readers would ever want to encounter in print seems like more of an as-told-to than an independent journalistic narrative, though Carlo says that he verified Kuklinski's accounts where possible/5().

Yunior's narrative jumps from Oscar, in New Jersey, to his sister, Lola, and then back to the early life of their mother, Belicia, whose parents and sisters were likely killed in the Dominican Author: Virginia Vitzthum.

My grandparents live four miles away from my mom, and it’s a straight shot down a semi-wooded New Jersey street where cars can only go 35 miles per hour but usually go Jim’s in okay shape, for a something-year-old man, but my mom is one of those people who has time in the morning—who wakes up at 6 a.m., doesn’t snooze, runs five.

Tiger, Tiger, the graphic account of an abused child's relationship with a year-old paedophile, is already being hyped as the most controversial book ."The body of the book is a virtuoso exposition of the gritty layers of social history that have formed Sydney With a wealth of narrative detail, Moorhouse shows how Sydney has always been, above all, a workingman's town" "I Was Content and Not Content": The Story of Linda Lord and the Closing of Penobscot Poultry.Frederick Reiken seems to understand all of this.

And in ''The Lost Legends of New Jersey,'' his affectionate but tough-minded second novel (after his elegantly turned debut, ''The Odd Sea''), he captures the poetry of the New Jersey condition, circawith a rare precision.