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A Sand Archive By Gregory Day A Sand Archive Long before I ever met him I knew his name from the leaky dessicated type of a grey brown slim volume cheaply printed but essential to my researchSeeking stories of Australia s Great Ocean Road a yo
  • Title: A Sand Archive
  • Author: Gregory Day
  • ISBN: 9781760780067
  • Page: 124
  • Format: ebook
  • A Sand Archive By Gregory Day Long before I ever met him I knew his name from the leaky dessicated type of a grey brown slim volume, cheaply printed but essential to my researchSeeking stories of Australia s Great Ocean Road, a young writer stumbles across a small, technical manual from a minor player in the road s history Dune Stabilisation and Other Engineering Difficulties by FB Herschell.It isLong before I ever met him I knew his name from the leaky dessicated type of a grey brown slim volume, cheaply printed but essential to my researchSeeking stories of Australia s Great Ocean Road, a young writer stumbles across a small, technical manual from a minor player in the road s history Dune Stabilisation and Other Engineering Difficulties by FB Herschell.It is a volume unremarkable in every way, save for the surprising portrait of its author that can be read between its lines a vision of a man who writes with uncanny poetry about sand.And as he continues to mine the archive of FB Herschell engineer, historian, philosopher it is not the subject, but the man who begins to fascinate A man whose private revolution among the streets of Paris and dunes of France begins to change the way he sees Australia s most famous coastal roadPRAISE FOR GREGORY DAY Remarkable in every way The Age Perfect in form, style and content Sydney Review of Books Daring and accomplished The Australian
    A Sand Archive By Gregory Day A Sand Archive by Gregory Day At the center of Gregory Day s A Sand Archive is the figure of F rancis B Herschell, a figure who is reconstructed by Day s narrator from the archive of papers he left behind upon his death The narrator knows Herschell slightly, as the latter occasionally comes into the bookshop in Geelong where he works. Review A Sand Archive by Gregory Day Readings May , A Sand Archive spans decades and continents It transports the reader from present day Geelong to Paris in the tumultuous s, where F.B travels as a young student in order to find a solution to the shifting and destabilising influence of sand upon the Great Ocean Road. A Sand Archive Pan Macmillan AU It is a volume unremarkable in every way, save for the surprising portrait of its author that can be read between its lines a vision of a man who writes with uncanny poetry about sand And as he continues to mine the archive of FB Herschell engineer, historian, philosopher it is not the subject, but the man who begins to fascinate. A Sand Archive by Gregory Day The Monthly All these accomplishments fleck his fifth novel, A Sand Archive Picador . Day is a regional writer, meticulously documenting people and landscape along the south west coast of Victoria Day is a regional writer, meticulously documenting people and landscape along the south west coast of Victoria. A Sand Archive review Gregory Day s novel of the Jul , A Sand Archive, by Gregory Day The novel s narrative grows expansive when, researching French sand dunes, Herschell lands smack dab in the middle of Paris circa May , finding not only the beach under the paving stones, but love in the form of Mathilde, an artistically minded and politically engaged student. A Sand Archive unused rough Alissa A Sand Archive unused rough Final cover here May views Filed under Picador views Filed under Picador
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      Gregory Day is an Australian novelist, poet and musician who is best known for his Mangowak novels,

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