Return to Yesterday PDF (Adobe DRM) download by Ford Madox Ford

Return to Yesterday

Carcanet Press Ltd.
Publication date: December 1999
ISBN: 9781847773937
Digital Book format: PDF (Adobe DRM)

Buy PDF

List price:
$22.99
Our price:
$20.99

You save: $2.00 (9%)
GET THIS EBOOK
FOR FREE!
Join our Facebook sweepstake, share and
get 10 likes. Winners
get notified in 24H!
Ford Madox Ford can never quite keep out of it. The more self-effacing he seems, the more his the writing becomes: scenes of preternatural clarity. 'Memory doesn't work like that,' said one critic. Well, Ford's does. 'Truth to the impression' was his aim. How it seemed, how memory took it in, is more alive than how it 'actually' was, whatever that means. Memory is for Ford as for Wordsworth re-creation. His memoirs have the authority of fiction because they are half way between fiction and fact. Return to Yesterday (1931), his most fascinating memoir, follows on Ancient Lights and covers the years from 1894 to the outbreak of World War I - his transition from privileged godson of the Pre-Raphaelites to the great Modern writer and editor he became. Here he evokes England at large, and London in particular, its literary community, the political world of anarchists (the world of his friend Joseph Conrad's The Secret Agent). If the Rossettis, Ford Madox Brown, Swinburne and Morris gave their blessing to his youth, it was Pound and Lawrence, Joyce and Rhys, who were blessed by his maturity. C.H. Sisson writes: 'Ford remains a profound influence on the poetry as on the prose of the century, for he found English literature poetical and left it spare.'
Please sign in to review this product.
Format:
Devices:
Return to Yesterday PDF (Adobe DRM) can be read on any device that can open PDF (Adobe DRM) files.

File Size:
787 Kb
Language:
ENG
Copy From Text:
Disabled.
Printing:
Disabled.
Other books by Ford Madox Ford
All Else Is Folly: A Tale of War and Passion ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Peregrine Acland
All Else Is Folly: A Tale of War and Passion
Peregrine Acland & Brian Busby & Ford Madox Ford
Dundurn, June 2014
ISBN: 9781459704237
Format: ePub
List Price: $9.99 Our price: $7.99
The Voyageur Classic Canadian Fiction 7-Book Bundle: All Else Is Folly / Pauline Johnson / The Town Below / Self Condemned / Storm Below / The Yellow ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Peregrine Acland
The Voyageur Classic Canadian Fiction 7-Book Bundle: All Else Is Folly / Pauline Johnson / The Town Below / Self Condemned / Storm Below / The Yellow
Peregrine Acland & Brian Busby & Ford Madox Ford
Dundurn, June 2014
ISBN: 9781459729063
Format: ePub
List Price: $55.99 Our price: $49.99
Romance ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Joseph Conrad
Romance
Joseph Conrad & Ford Maddox Ford & Ford Madox Ford
Start Classics, May 2014
ISBN: 9781633550926
Format: ePub
List Price: $2.49 Our price: $1.99
Parade's End - Part Three - A Man Could Stand Up ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Ford Madox Ford
Parade's End - Part Three - A Man Could Stand Up
Ford Madox Ford
Ford. Press, March 2013
ISBN: 9781447461296
Format: ePub
List Price: $10.99 Our price: $9.99