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Fillets of Plaice.

Gerald Malcolm Durrell

Fillets of Plaice.

by Gerald Malcolm Durrell

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Published by Book Club Associates in London .
Written in English


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Published by arrangement with Wm CollinsSons & Co Ltd.

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Open LibraryOL17248874M

  A compendium of outrageous tales, Fillets of Plaice is perfect for longtime fans of Durrell’s work, and anyone looking for a heartwarming, riotous read. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Gerald Durrell including rare photos from the author’s : Open Road Media. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Fillets of plaice by Durrell, Gerald Malcolm, Publication date Topics Durrell, Gerald Malcolm, Publisher New York, Viking Press CollectionPages:

Fillets of Plaice combines Gerald Durrell's love for animals in all their forms with the humorous anecdotes about his family for which he is so well known from My Family and Other Animals and its sequels. Larry, Margot, Leslie and Mother are all present and correct, but so too are spiders, lizards and water fleas. Read more Read less/5(28). A compendium of outrageous tales, Fillets of Plaice is perfect for longtime fans of Durrell's work, and anyone looking for a heartwarming, riotous read. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Gerald Durrell including rare photos from the author's estate/5(4).

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Fillets of Plaice is a delightful memoir by Gerald Durrell consisting of five tales from various times of his life. The first is from his childhood on Corfu concerning a birthday celebration for his mother that, like everything else his family did, goes a bit wrong with unpredictable by: 1.

Fillets of Plaice is a pleasant collection of various stories about Durrell's adventures, both from his adult life and his childhood, but it's no match for his two classics set on Corfu, "My Family and Other Animals," and "Birds, Beasts and Relatives."/5. Fillets of Plaice by Gerald Durrell Gerald Durrell Gerald Durrell was a naturalist and author of memoirs based on his life with — and love for — : Open Road Media.

In Fillets of Plaice, he compiles a quintet of hilarious stories that touch on all of the above and more—from his unconventional childhood to his passion for animal conservation as an adult. His adventures range from a rollicking birthday party to a London pet shop /5(26).

Synopsis Fillets of Plaice combines Gerald Durrell's love for animals in all their forms with the humorous anecdotes about his family for which he is so well known from My Family and Other Animals and its sequels.

Larry, Margot, Leslie and Mother are all present Author: Gerald Durrell. Durrell’s hilarious and warm My Family and Other Animals () began a trio of reminiscences of his life growing up with a slightly dotty family – the overbearing and omniscient Larry; the affectionate and loving siblings, Margot and Leslie; and, of course, the overburdened and patient Mother –.

Fillets of plaice by Gerald Malcolm Durrell. Published by Viking Press in New York. Written in EnglishPages:   Fillets of Plaice combines Gerald Durrell's love for animals in all their forms with the humorous anecdotes about his family for which he is so well known from My Family and Other Animals and its sequels.

Larry, Margot, Leslie and Mother are all present and correct, but so too are spiders, lizards and water fleas.5/5(4). Fillets of Plaice eBook: Durrell, Gerald: : Kindle Store. Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello. Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try /5(40).

‘Frothy, but witty’: Fillets of Plaice Over the next few posts, I’m going to look at some of Gerald Durrell ‘s lesser talked about books, i.e. those outside the “Corfu Trilogy”. I’m going to start with Fillets of Plaice, collection of short autobiographical stories published ineven though that is one of the later books.

Fillets of Plaice. The celebrated naturalist and author of the Corfu Trilogy, shares more humorous reflections on a life spent among humans and animals. In My Family and Other Animals and its sequels, Gerald Durrell writes of his family’s antics during their time on the Greek island of : Gerald Durrell.

Condition: Very Good. Fillets of Plaice This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged.

This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Fillets of Plaice is a delightful memoir by Gerald Durrell consisting of five tales from various times of his life.

The first is from his childhood on Corfu concerning a birthday celebration for his mother that, like everything else his family did, goes a bit wrong with unpredictable by: 1. Books. Autobiography.

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Gerald Durrell. Presents an appealing sampler of five hilarious, and sometimes patently outrageous, escapades from the engaging pen of Gerald Durrell. After an opening act in Corfu, the scene shifts to. A guide to the landscape and manners of the island of Corfu.

'One of Lawrence Durrell's best books - indeed, in its gem-like miniature quality, among the best books ever written.' Freya Stark.

'This cha. Fillets of Plaice is a delightful memoir by Gerald Durrell consisting of five tales from various times of his life. The first is from his childhood on Corfu concerning a birthday celebration for his mother that, like everything else his family did, goes a bit wrong with unpredictable results/5(13).

It was difficult to find work, especially for a home-schooled boy, but Durrell managed to land a job as a helper at an aquarium and pet store.

This is the story of those years and you can read this book for the humor alone (for Durrell did perceive his family as some rarefied species).

Fillets of Plaice (Paperback)4/5(1). Fillets of Plaice by Gerald Durrell,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). Fillets of Plaice is a delightful memoir by Gerald Durrell consisting of five tales from various times of his life.

The first is from his childhood on Corfu concerning a birthday celebration for his mother that, like everything else his family did, goes a bit wrong with unpredictable results/5(42).

Fillets of Plaice "synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title. From the Inside Flap: Fauna and Family, also known as The Garden of the Gods, is the third in Durrell's Corfu trilogy that begins with his beloved classic, My Family and Other Animals and continues with Birds, Beasts and Relatives/5(K).

A compendium of outrageous tales, Fillets of Plaice is perfect for longtime fans of Durrell's work, and anyone looking for a heartwarming, riotous read. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Gerald Durrell including rare photos from the author's estate.Автор: Durrell Gerald, Книга: Fillets of Plaice.

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