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Joy of Man's Desiring

ISBN13: 9781582430447
ISBN: 1582430446
Binding: Paperback
List Price: $22.95
Publisher: Counterpoint
Published Date:
Edition 1st Counterpoint pap
Pages: 460
Average Goodreads rating: 4.23/5 (197 ratings)

A true forebear of magical realism, Giono creates men and women rooted in the folklore of provincial France. With a poet's grace and imagination, he weaves a grand story of the earth and of passion, of animals and weather, of the miracles we now call the laws of nature.