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Anne Hughes, her boke

Anne Hughes

Anne Hughes, her boke

by Anne Hughes

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Published by Folio Society in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Farm life -- England -- Ross-on-Wye region.,
  • Ross-on-Wye region (Hereford and Worcester) -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Mollie Preston ; introduced by Michael Croucher ; linocuts by Tony Evora.
    ContributionsPreston, Mollie.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176p. :
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17415443M

      Not many. That's why this book is a bit special - not many women of her social standing would have kept a diary (most probably couldn't write very well) - indeed she often worries that her husband will find her 'little boke that she loves so much' and stop her writing it. It's a great read anyway.   When Anne arrived in England, Henry found her ugly. He had the marriage annulled six months later and executed the adviser who had urged it. Henry's selfishness is a theme in a play that.

    A Suitable Job for a Woman: Cover Her Face / A Mind to Murder / An Unsuitable Job for a Woman (Lost Classics Omnibus) by P. D. James and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at It records the daily life of Anne Hughes; it is “her boke in wiche I write what I doe, when I hav thee tyme, and beginnen wyth this daye, Feb ye 6 ”. It is absolutely crammed with interesting and humorous anecdotes about her life on the farm, with many very dry and piquant observations about her friends.

      This marvelous book was gifted to me recently from a dear friend in England (thanks Mummy C!). Inside note - 'Anne Hughes - her boke in wiche I write what I doe when I hav thee tyme, and beginnen wyth this daye, Feb ye 6 ' From the back cover - Passed down by her daughter and complied by Jeanne Preston, it is an extraordinary document written by a young woman who lives and . Buy Food & Drink Folio Society Antiquarian & Collectable Books and get the best deals at the lowest prices on eBay! Great Savings Free Delivery / Collection on many items.


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Anne Hughes' 'boke' – ‘The Diary of a Farmer’s Wife ’ With a brand new introduction and never-before published photos, along with new illustrations, a re-issue of the Diary by The Goodlife Press Ltd is still obtainable from Amazon.

(See our Links page to purchase.) Royalties are donated to a charity supporting carers and. Ideally one should step straight into Anne Hughes' kitchen, experience her life on a remote Herefordshire farm, and only then turn to the Introduction for the answers to a few questions.

The most important one is, of course, whether the diary ever existed or whether, for all its charm, it is just a clever fake. Anne Hughes: her boke Hardcover – January 1, by Mollie (ed) HUGHES, Anne / PRESTON (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover $ 12 Author: Mollie (ed) HUGHES, Anne / PRESTON.

Get this from a library. Anne Hughes, her boke. [Anne Hughes; Mollie Preston] -- The original document, a journal kept by Anne Hughes at the end of the 18th century, is thought to have passed down to Jeanne Preston, who transcribed, edited or restored it so that it took on its.

The book was republished by Allen Lane inand in a Penguin paperback the following year. A further edition, with a rewritten introduction by Croucher, was published by the Folio Society, as Anne Hughes, Her Boke.

At that time, a number of reviewers agreed that the book was a hoax, or faked. Whether the diary of Anne Hughes is genuine or not hardly matters - this is an absolutely charming book. Book. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller 5.

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Almost gone. School Zone - Big Kindergarten Seller Rating: % positive. Some time ago a friend found this book for me in a charity shop. First published in it is a diary kept by a farmer's wife for one year - to The diary was handed down to her daughter and kept in the family until the early 's when it was published as a serial in Farmers' : The Weaver of Grass.

Significantly, Anne Hughes’s name didn’t appear on the front cover and was given on the title page only in the quotation ‘Anne Hughes, her boke in wiche I write what doe ’ When last week a copy of the diary came my way to be catalogued for WISE (the Wilberforce Institute for the Study of Slavery and Emancipation), I thought I would.

Anne Hughes: Her Boke I obtained this delightful little book in a swap with another FSD member. It is indeed a small book, only xcm.

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1st by Anne Hughes, Mollie Preston, Michael Croucher, Tony Evora (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Anne Hughes. VERY GOOD CONDITION. This sale is for a sweet little quality vintage hardback FIRST FOLIO SOCIETY EDITION entitled “Anne Hughes: Her Boke,” Edited by Mollie Preston, Introduced by Michael Croucher and with numerous linocuts by Tony Evora, including a frontispiece.

It was published by the Folio Society, of London, and is the FIRST FOLIO SOCIETY EDITION. This edition was titled 'Anne Hughes, Her Boke'. InPenguin issued the book again, this time with 'A New Introduction' by Adele Roberts and Frances Houghton based on their extensive research. Having begun researching independently, they had teamed up after being introduced to.

This edition of Anne Hughes: Her Boke was published by the Folio Society in The quality of the paper and the binding make it a lovely book to hold and read, although there are small signs of wear on the spine.

This book is on sale for £ Get this from a library. Her boke: the diary of a farmer's wife, [Anne Hughes] -- Originally serialized in Farmers' Weekly in the s this diary is quirky, charming, and hilarious, providing the reader with insight into the life of a 18th century farmer's wife.

Anne Hughes: Her Boke Posted on Febru by bookvolunteer The text of this diary, which may date from the late 18th century, was originally published in the Farmers Weekly in   It records the daily life of Anne Hughes; it is her boke in wiche I write what I doe, when I hav thee tyme, and beginnen wyth this daye, Feb ye 6 It is absolutely crammed with interesting and While rootling around a most suspicious looking alley I came across a derelict book shop which could only be owned by a serious book lover.4/5.

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