Eagle Pond: Seasons at Eagle Pond ; Here at Eagle Pond ; Daylilies on the hill ; News from Eagle Pond

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Houghton Mifflin Company,
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[2007]
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This original paperback brings together for the first time all of Donald Hall's writing on Eagle Pond Farm, his ancestral home in New Hampshire, where he visited his grandparents as a young boy and then lived with his wife, the poet Jane Kenyon, until her death. It includes the entire, previously published Seasons at Eagle Pond and Here at Eagle Pond; the poem "Daylilies on the Hill" from The Painted Bed; and several uncollected pieces. In these tender essays, Hall tells of the joys and quiddities of life on the farm, the pleasures and discomforts of a world in which the year has four seasons -- maple sugar, blackfly, Red Sox, and winter. Lyrical, comic, and elegaic, they sing of a landscape and culture that are disappearing under the assault of change.
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subject_facet Biographies, Country life -- New Hampshire, Essays, Hall, Donald, -- 1928- -- Homes and haunts -- New Hampshire, New Hampshire -- Social life and customs, Poets, American -- 20th century -- Biography
title_display Eagle Pond ; Seasons at Eagle Pond ; Here at Eagle Pond ; Daylilies on the hill ; News from Eagle Pond
title_full Eagle Pond ; Seasons at Eagle Pond ; Here at Eagle Pond ; Daylilies on the hill ; News from Eagle Pond / Donald Hall ; illustrations by Thomas W. Nason
title_short Eagle Pond
title_sub Seasons at Eagle Pond ; Here at Eagle Pond ; Daylilies on the hill ; News from Eagle Pond
topic_facet Country life, Hall, Donald, Homes and haunts, Poets, American, Social life and customs