A Field Full of Butterflies: Memories of a Romany Childhood by Rosemary Penfold PDF

By Rosemary Penfold

ISBN-10: 1407242903

ISBN-13: 9781407242903

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ISBN-13: 9781409122753

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Gypsy stories from the SUNDAY instances bestselling author...

Rosemary Penfold was once born in 1938 in a standard Gypsy wagon, and grew up within the fields of the English nation-state. during this appealing and evocative memoir, she recounts her existence inside of a loving and small yet close-knit community.

From early thoughts of her father bringing domestic oranges in the course of the conflict, to the easy great thing about a box jam-packed with butterflies on a scorching summer's day, Rosemary's stunningly stylish narrative captures the affection and losses, hopes and struggles, traditions and prejudices that sure her to her kin and helped her adapt to a fast-changing global.

Rosemary's tale is a relocating testomony to a forgotten international and a quickly disappearing manner of life.

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