Time Of Man-pa by Elizabeth Madox RobertsTime Of Man-pa by Elizabeth Madox Roberts

Time Of Man-pa

byElizabeth Madox Roberts

Paperback | February 1, 2000

Pricing and Purchase Info

$30.70 online 
$31.25 list price
Earn 154 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store


In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores


Considered her finest work and an American classic, Roberts's novel traces the coming of age of Ellen Chesser, the daughter of a poor itinerant farmer. Against all privations and the forces that would subdue her, Ellen is sustained by a sense of wonder and by an awareness of her own being. Reduced to the bare elements of life, her world becomes a ceremony of daily duties that bind her to the natural world and her family. The Time of Man stands as a beautifully written tribute to the human spirit.

Elizabeth Maddox Roberts has not received much critical attention in recent years, although three book-length studies of her life and work were published during the late 1950s and 1960s. Her achievement was still sufficiently recognized in 1946 for Viking Press to publish a deluxe anniversary edition of her distinguished novel, The Tim...
Title:Time Of Man-paFormat:PaperbackDimensions:304 pages, 8.48 × 5.53 × 1.23 inPublished:February 1, 2000Publisher:UNIVERSITY PRESS OF KENTUCKYLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0813109817

ISBN - 13:9780813109817