a history
  • 233 Pages
  • 3.30 MB
  • English
J. Donald , Edinburgh
Anstruther (Scotland) -- Hi
StatementStephanie Stevenson.
LC ClassificationsDA890.A45 S84 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 233 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21045163M
ISBN 100859762343

Product details Hardcover: pages Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (February 4, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x 1 x inches Shipping Weight: ounces (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews: /5(24). The author, Eleanor Anstruther, is the daughter of the wealthy and influential Scottish aristocrat, Sir Ian Campbell Anstruther.

Sir Ian, who died inwas a main character in his daughter’s book, though not much is actually written about him/5(21). A well written and illustrated book that will be of interest to anyone who has visited the East Neuk of Fife. Local history is covered in detail together with clear descriptions of the evolution of /5(2).

Her first picture book, tentatively titled Why Are You So Quiet?, will be published by Annick Press and released in She’s the winner of the RBC/PEN Canada New Voices Award for her short story “The Gall,” and is currently completing her MFA in creative writing at the University of British Columbia.

‘Eleanor Anstruther has written an astounding debut novel that bravely and completely brings to life a difficult family history. It also deftly holds up a mirror to our own world and asks us who Anstruther book we to judge, when behind closed doors our family may not be as perfect as we like to show to the outside world either.

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Eleanor Anstruther has written a fascinating debut and an imaginative reconstruction of her own family history. — Amanda Craig “ Gripping and beautifully written, this is a story about motherhood, privilege and women who simply won’t, or can’t, fit in.

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The one stop shop for information on Anstruther, Cellardyke and Kilrenny. Details of places to 5/5(2). Anstruther / ˈ æ n s t r ə ð ər / (locally Ainster / ˈ ɛ n s t ər / (); Scottish Gaelic: Ànsruthair) is a small coastal resort town in Fife, Scotland, situated on the north-shore of the Firth of Forth and 9 mi (14 km) south-southeast of St town comprises two settlements, Anstruther Easter and Anstruther Wester, which are divided by a stream, the Dreel y: Scotland.

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A “superb debut”* novel—based on the story of the author’s grandmother—following an aristocratic woman who abandons her family and her money in search of a life she can claim as her own. (* The Guardian) Enid Campbell, granddaughter of a duke, grew up surrounded by servants, wanting for nothing except : HMH Books.

The novel is a fictionalised version of a true, but bizarre, story from Anstruther's family - her aristocratic grandmother, Enid Campbell, granddaughter of the 8th Duke of Argyll sold her son, Anstruther's father, to her own sister/5(73). Anstruther Info, Anstruther, Fife, United Kingdom. 2, likes 41 talking about this 41 were here.

The one stop shop for information on Anstruther, Cellardyke and Kilrenny. Details of places to 5/5(2). Eleanor Anstruther, descendant of the Dukes of Argyll, is one such grandchild. Her debut novel, A Perfect Explanation, is a fictionalised account of how her father, Ian, came to be sold to her.

The Bank High Street Anstruther Fife KY10 3DQ [email protected] A fascinating book which provides an invaluable insight into life in Victorian Anstruther and a source book for all subsequent histories of the area.

George Gourlay trained as a printer and bookbinder and worked in his father’s shop when it was still a news and coffee room.

This enchanting novel tells the story of the love affair between Rose-Marie Schmidt and Roger Anstruther. A determined young woman of twenty-five, Rose-Marie is considered a spinster by the inhabitants of the small German town of Jena where she lives with her father, the Professor.4/5.

A Perfect Explanation is a perfect book. Eleanor Anstruther's immaculate debut is a fictionalised narration of the true story of her ancestor, Enid Campbell, granddaughter of the 8th Duke of Argyll, who sold Enid's son to her sister, Joan, for £/5(37).

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Eleanor Anstruther was born in London and now lives on a farm in Surrey with her twin boys. A Perfect Explanation is her debut novel.

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She grew up in Gloucestershire at Toddington Manor, near two immediate siblings were boys and she grew up a somewhat lonely child, resorting to creative writing from a young age.

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