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The Man Who Planted Trees

Author : Jean Giono  |  Pub Date: 2007-10  |  Publisher : Chelsea Green Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781933392813
ISBN 13 : 1933392819

Twenty years ago Chelsea Green published the first trade edition of The Man Who Planted Trees, a timeless eco-fable about what one person can do to restore the earth. The hero of t..


Hill

Author : Jean Giono  |  Pub Date: 2016-04-05  |  Publisher : New York Review of Books

ISBN 10 : 9781590179192
ISBN 13 : 1590179196

An NYRB Classics Original Deep in Provence, a century ago, four stone houses perch on a hillside. Wildness presses in from all sides. Beyond a patchwork of fields, a mass of green ..


Joy Of Man S Desiring

Author : Jean Giono  |  Pub Date: 2010-03  |  Publisher : Counterpoint Press

ISBN 10 : 1582435650
ISBN 13 : 9781582435657

"Peasant civilization possesses as a gift human qualities which philosophical civilizations spend centuries first defining, then desiring, and finally losing." —Jean Giono A true..


An Italian Journey

Author : Jean Giono  |  Pub Date: 2001  |  Publisher : Northwestern University Press

ISBN 10 : 0810160285
ISBN 13 : 9780810160286

In An Italian Journey, Jean Giono describes his journey to the land of his father's people. A reluctant traveler (he rarely left Provence), Giono discovers a strange beauty not onl..


Second Harvest

Author : Jean Giono  |  Pub Date: 1999  |  Publisher : Harvill Press

ISBN 10 : UVA:X004279504
ISBN 13 :

Aubignane is a village in Provence; or, rather, it was, for it has long been dying. The only inhabitants remaining are the old blacksmith, the well-digger's widow and Panturle, the..


Blue Boy

Author : Jean Giono  |  Pub Date: 2013-04-16  |  Publisher : Read Books Ltd

ISBN 10 : 9781473383937
ISBN 13 : 1473383935

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in ..


Giono

Author : Jean-Yves Laurichesse  |  Pub Date: 2009  |  Publisher : Presses Univ. du Mirail

ISBN 10 : 2810700834
ISBN 13 : 9782810700837

La mémoire n'est pas la piste la plus fréquentée par la critique pour approcher l'oeuvre de Giono. L'espace, le présent et l'élan prospectif du conteur paraissent caractérise..