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The Lonely City / To the River / The Trip to Echo Spring

(2018)
A non fiction book by

 
 
Olivia laing lonely city,to the river and trip to echo spring 3 books collection set. Description:- The Lonely City: When Olivia Laing moved to New York City in her mid-thirties, she found herself inhabiting loneliness on a daily basis. Increasingly fascinated by this most shameful of experiences, she began to explore the lonely city by way of art.To the River: Over sixty years after Virginia Woolf drowned in the River Ouse, Olivia Laing set out one midsummer morning to walk its banks, from source to sea. Along the way, she explores the roles that rivers play in human lives, tracing their intricate flow through literature, mythology and folklore. The Trip to Echo Spring: Why were so many authors of the greatest works of literature consumed by alcoholism? In The Trip to Echo Spring, Olivia Laing takes a journey across America, examining the links between creativity and drink in the overlapping work and lives of six extraordinary men: F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, Tennessee Williams, John Berryman, John Cheever and Raymond Carver.



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Title: Olivia laing lonely city,to the river and trip to echo spring 3 books collection set
Author(s): Olivia Laing
ISBN: 9123695765 / 978-9123695768
Publisher: Canongate Books
Availability: Amazon UK