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Crazy age : thoughts on being old

Author: Jane Miller
Publisher: London : Virago, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Deeply thoughtful, wry and resilient, this book about being old is a life-enhancing look at what all of us - if we are lucky - can aspire to.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Miller
ISBN: 9781844086498 1844086496
OCLC Number: 640083856
Description: 247 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Crazy age --
On not wanting things --
Dear Mary --
Reading into old age --
Hospital years --
Time --
Young and the old --
Old woman --
Late --
Clutter --
Dying.
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"There's been a spate of books about age. . .. [this]is the latest and definitely one of the best. . . . her writing is so fluid and amusing that you mostly forget that old age is supposed to be such Read more...

 
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