Border Country

Border Country

When railway signalman Harry Price suddenly suffers a stroke, his son Matthew, a lecturer in London, makes a return to the border village of Glynmawr. As Matthew and Harry struggle with their memories of personal and social change, a beautiful and mo...

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  • What a beautiful book. It took me some time to get into it, but as I got used to the pace it began to dig deeply into my psyche. At some point I began to realise that this could well have been the aut...

  • This is a lovely book with sweet, nostalgic writing. It's pretty gentle stuff about changing times, class and identity and there was much that resonated with me. Ultimately though it just wasn't my ki...

  • It's been a long time since I've finished a book and immediately wanted to turn it over and read it again, wanted to crawl into the world of the book and lived there. This made me want to do that. It ...

  • Raymond Williams' 1960 novel opens with Matthew Price, a university lecturer from the Welsh Borders, running through a multicultural London where a smile from a fellow traveller is rare, to catch a bu...

  • A wonderful exploration of the impact of change on an individual and a community, how some live true to their values in an understanding of the essential futility of the idea of progress whilst others...

  • This book struck a code for me as it was about identity. It is also about journeys. Although it is a novel, I am wondering if it is based on Raymond Williams own experiences.The main character, Matthe...

  • Een "vergeten" klassieker die best wat meer aandacht mag krijgen. Grensland vertelt het verhaal van iemand die van het Welshe platteland naar de stad trok, voor job, zekerheid en liefde. Maar nu zijn ...

  • I studied this book alongside 'How green was my valley' for my Advanced Higher English dissertation. It takes a few chapters to get into but it is a wonderful, beautifully written and heart breaking n...

  • brilliant, absolutely brilliant. Riveting read right from the start. i found it very emotional and poignant. highly recommended ...

  • I loved the book in Dutch first, then read it again in the original and loved it even more. This is an absolute 20th century classic. To be savoured slowly....

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