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Kilvert"s diary selections from the diary of the Rev.Francis Kilvert by Robert Francis Kilvert

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Published by Cape in London .
Written in English


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Statementchosen,edited and introduced by William Plomer. Vol 1, 1 January 1870-19 August 1871.
ContributionsPlomer, William, 1903-1973.
The Physical Object
Pagination396p.
Number of Pages396
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13751178M

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The Kilverts, originally a Shropshire family, had migrated to Bath in the eighteenth century; the Colemans and Ashes had been long settled in Wiltshire. Francis Kilvert spent his early years at Hardenhuish, was educated privately, went in due course to Wadham College, Oxford, and entered the Church.   Kilvert's Diary was an effort to tell the story of his life as well as to picture rural society, which Victorians were prone to idealise. and the book inventory number and/or name should accompany checks and money orders. Payment should accompany order unless credit has been established. Standard Media Mail shipping costs $, and covers 3/5(2). Robert Francis Kilvert (3 December – 23 September ), always known as Francis, or Frank, was an English clergyman remembered for his diaries reflecting rural life in the s, which were published over fifty years after his death.. Life. Kilvert was born at The Rectory, Hardenhuish Lane, near Chippenham, Wiltshire, to the Rev. Robert Kilvert, rector of Langley Burrell, Wiltshire.   For those unfamiliar with the Diary, Kilvert's Diary and Landscape is an ideal introduction;it will also take those who already know and love Kilvert back to his diary with renewed interest and deepened insight. This new study has much to offer readers interested in cultural and landscape history, literature, religion and the Victorian : John Toman.

Few have written more beautifully about the British countryside than Francis Kilvert. A country clergyman born in , Kilvert spent much of his time visiting parishioners, walking the lanes and fields of Herefordshire and writing in his diary. Full of passionate delight in the natural world and the glory of the changing seasons, his diaries are. For those unfamiliar with the Diary, Kilvert's Diary and Landscape is an ideal introduction; it will also take those who already know and love Kilvert back to his diary with renewed interest and deepened insight. This new study has much to offer readers interested in cultural and landscape history, literature, religion and the Victorian period.3/5(2). Buy Kilvert's Diary by Francis Kilvert (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(24). Kilverts Diary Selections from the Diary of The Rev. Francis Kilvert Chosen, Edited Introduced by WILLIAM PLOMER JONATHAN CAPE THIRTY BEDFORD SQUARE LONDON Selections from the Diary of the Rev. Francis Kilvert FIRST PUBLISHED IN THREE VOLUMES Volume I , in Volume II , in Volume III , in THIS ONE VOLUME SELECTION .