Seventy-one year old author Virginia Dabney recalls her childhood on a backwoods, hardscrabble Virginia farm in the twenties and thirties.Seventy-one year old author Virginia Dabney recalls her childhood on a backwoods, hardscrabble Virginia farm in the twenties and thirties.Read Less
New in New jacket. BRAND NEW Copy. Bookdealer sticker to rear cover verso. Autobiography/memoir. Life on a ramshackle, backwoods Virginia farm during the 1920's through the Great Depression. Recollections of Virginia Bell Dabney (1919-1997), written some fifty years after she left the family farm of her childhood. Although raised in a setting with leaky ceilings and frigid winter nights were the norm, and the family unspared of tragedies, separations and heartbreaks, Dabney knew love, felt love and found much enchanting and celebratory. An engaging book written with powerfully simple prose.
New. This item is printed on demand. Nearly fifty years after she left the family farm of her childhood, Virginia Bell Dabney was compelled to write a memoir. She and her two sisters were raised on a Virginia farm during the hardscrabble years of the 1920s an.
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