Find Your Next Favorite Book
Our Money-Back Guarantee

ISBN: 0061285463 / ISBN-13: 9780061285462

The Maytrees

by

It began when Lou Bigelow and Toby Maytree first met. He was back home in Provincetown after the war. Maytree first saw her on a bicycle. A red scarf ... Show synopsis

Find your copy

Buy it from  $0.99
Buy new from  $1.94

Change currency
  • The Maytrees (HarperAudio) – Audiobook CD (2007)
    by Annie Dillard, David Rasche (Performed by)

    The Maytrees

    Audiobook CD, HarperAudio
    2007
    English

    ISBN: 0061285463
    ISBN-13: 9780061285462

    Toby Maytree first sees Lou Bigelow on her bicycle in postwar Provincetown, Massachusetts. Her laughter and loveliness catch his breath. Maytree is a Provincetown native, an educated poet of thirty. As he courts Lou, just out of college, her stillness draws him. Hands-off, he hides his serious wooing, and idly shows her his poems. In spare, elegant prose, Dillard traces the Maytrees' decades of loving and longing. They live cheaply among the nonconformist artists and writers that the bare tip of Cape Cod attracts. Lou ... Show more

  • 1. Audiobook CD, HarperAudio, 2007

    $0.99
    List price: $29.95
    You save: $28.96 (97%)

    Add to Cart

    Condition:
    Good

    Ships from:
    OH, USA

    Description: Good. Audio book is ex-library. CDs in jewel case. Ex-Library...

    Show details
  • 2. Audiobook CD, HarperAudio, 2007

    $1.94
    List price: $29.95
    You save: $28.01 (94%)

    Add to Cart

    Condition:
    New

    Ships from:
    FL, USA

    Description: New. NEW AUDIO BOOK UNABRIDGED.

    Show details
  • 3. Audiobook CD, HarperAudio, 2007

    $2.68
    List price: $29.95
    You save: $27.27 (91%)

    Add to Cart

    Condition:
    New

    Ships from:
    NY, USA

    Description: New. *~*~ Brand New, Mint Condition. Never Previously Owned. *~...

    Show details
  • 4. Audiobook CD, HarperAudio, 2007

    $2.99
    List price: $29.95
    You save: $26.96 (90%)

    Add to Cart

    Condition:
    Good

    Ships from:
    IN, USA

    Description: Good. 0061285463 Fast shipping! Library Edition. Possible...

    Show details
  • 5. Audiobook CD, HarperAudio, 2007

    $5.99
    List price: $29.95
    You save: $23.96 (80%)

    Add to Cart

    Condition:
    Good

    Ships from:
    TX, USA

    Description: Good. Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used...

    Show details
  • 6. Audiobook CD, HarperAudio, 2007

    $7.50
    List price: $29.95
    You save: $22.45 (75%)

    Add to Cart

    Condition:
    Good

    Ships from:
    NY, USA

    Description: Good. Audio Book 5 AUDIO CDs, polished for your satisfaction for...

    Show details
  • 7. Audiobook CD, HarperAudio, 2007

    $7.84
    List price: $29.95
    You save: $22.11 (74%)

    Add to Cart

    Condition:
    Very Good

    Ships from:
    PA, USA

    Description: Very Good. 0061285463 May have slight shelf wear. Friendly...

    Show details
  • 8. Audiobook CD, HarperAudio, 2007

    $7.99
    List price: $29.95
    You save: $21.96 (73%)

    Add to Cart

    Condition:
    Good

    Ships from:
    TX, USA

    Description: Good. Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used...

    Show details
  • 9. Audiobook CD, HarperAudio, 2007

    $7.99
    List price: $29.95
    You save: $21.96 (73%)

    Add to Cart

    Condition:
    Good

    Ships from:
    SC, USA

    Description: Good. The Maytrees CD. This book is in Good condition. Buy with...

    Show details

Reviews of The Maytrees

Overall customer rating: 3.500
ebwhite

Annie Dillard

by ebwhite on Nov 26, 2009

Dillard has been a favorite for many years. Often elusive and always challenging as a mystic should be, her writing provides moments of startling illumination, "candles struck momentarily in the dark" as Virginia Woolf stated. The Maytrees only adds to her oeuvre, a poetic tale of bonds, loss and ... More

Francesca

Special taste

by Francesca on Feb 7, 2008

I think you must have to have a special taste in order to appreciate this, and I am lacking in that kind of insight. It is more myth than novel, more poetry than narrative. Its characters are stylized rather than naturalistic, and it reminded me of the morality plays I studied in English Lit. It is ... More

Love it or hate it? Review it now

Discussions about The Maytrees

Start a new discussion
  1. What's on your mind? Review post guidelines

Join Today!

Share your ideas with other community members

Create account

Already a member?

Log in now

Get $300 in coupons and other goodies. Sign up for newsletter No, thank you.

You're signed up (and we you). Watch for our Welcome e-mail and your first coupon. Thanks!