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Stained Radiance: A Fictionist's Prelude

Stained Radiance A Fictionist s Prelude This partly autobiographical first novel sketches the lives of ordinary people living through the Jazz Age and the troubled sexuality of the times

  • Title: Stained Radiance: A Fictionist's Prelude
  • Author: James Leslie Mitchell
  • ISBN: 9780748661411
  • Page: 308
  • Format: Unknown Binding
  • This partly autobiographical first novel sketches the lives of ordinary people living through the Jazz Age and the troubled sexuality of the times.

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    1. James Leslie Mitchell

      Scottish writer James Leslie Mitchell also wrote under the pseudonym of Lewis Grassic Gibbon.Born in Auchterless and raised in Arbuthnott, then in Kincardineshire, Mitchell started working as a journalist for the Aberdeen Journal and the Scottish Farmer at age 16 In 1919 he joined the Royal Army Service Corps and served in Iran, India and Egypt before enlisting in the Royal Air Force in 1920 In the RAF he worked as a clerk and spent some time in the Middle East He married Rebecca Middleton in 1925, with whom he settled in Welwyn Garden City He began writing full time in 1929 Mitchell wrote numerous books and shorter works under both his real name and nom de plume before his early death in 1935 of peritonitis brought on by a perforated ulcer.Mitchell attracted attention from his earliest attempts at fiction, notably from H G Wells, but it was his trilogy entitled A Scots Quair, and in particular its first book Sunset Song, with which he made his mark A Scots Quair with its combination of realist narrative and lyrical use of dialect is considered to be among the defining works of 20th century Scottish Renaissance.The Grassic Gibbon Centre was established in Arbuthnott in 1991 to commemorate the author s life.

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    1. Lewis Grassic Gibbon's very first novel (as James Leslie Mitchell) and one of my dissertation books like meeting up with old friends! :)


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