curve of time.

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LC ClassificationsF1087 .B65
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Pagination202 p.
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Open LibraryOL5837738M
LC Control Number61043192
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Wylie Blanchet, Author Seal Press (CA) $ M. Wylie Blanchet, née Muriel Wylie Liffiton (2 May – 9 September ) was a Canadian travel writer. "Capi" Blanchet was born in Montreal, Quebec, and married Geoffrey Orme Blanchet on 30 May Following her husband's death in a suspected drowning inBlanchet embarked on annual summer cruises along the British Columbia coast with her five children in the family's 25 foot boat.

Official site of The Curve of Time. After her husband died inleaving her with five small children, everyone expected the struggles of single motherhood on. Inthe year Muriel died, Blackwood and Sons of Edinburgh, Scotland published The Curve in Time, which described several summers of the family explorations.

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Dunne’s theory of the relativity of time, which the playwright Maurice Maeterlinck illustrated as a curve, with the highest point representing Author: Murat Oztaskin. Buy a cheap copy of The Curve of Time book by M. Wylie Blanchet. Our world then was both wide and narrow-wide in the immensity of sea and mountain; narrow in that the boat was very small, and we lived and camped, explored and Free shipping over $/5(5).

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Blanchet, M. Wylie (Muriel Wylie), Curve of time. Edinburgh, W. Blackwood, (OCoLC) The Curve of Time.

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The 50th anniversary edition of this coastal British. The unusual title is derived from a book that Blanchet had on board one summer called The Fourth Dimension, by Maeterlinck, in which time is considered as a curve.

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When she opens a door in an Edwardian house she falls through time back to Agnes is a quiet woman who sticks to herself, living in. The Curve of Time, is about Muriel Wylie Blanchet and her adventures with her five children as they spend their summers sailing between Vancouver Island and the coast of British Columbia.

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