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Blommande vin Ray Bradbury

Blommande vin

Ray Bradbury

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ISBN : 9789117210212
Paperback
202 pages
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Dandelion Wine is a 1957 semi-autobiographical novel by Ray Bradbury, taking place in the summer of 1928 in the fictional town of Green Town, Illinois — a pseudonym for Bradburys childhood home of Waukegan, Illinois. The novel developed from theMoreDandelion Wine is a 1957 semi-autobiographical novel by Ray Bradbury, taking place in the summer of 1928 in the fictional town of Green Town, Illinois — a pseudonym for Bradburys childhood home of Waukegan, Illinois. The novel developed from the short story Dandelion Wine which appeared in the June 1953 issue of Gourmet magazine.The title refers to a wine made with dandelion petals and other ingredients, commonly citrus fruit. In the story, dandelion wine, as made by the protagonists grandfather, serves as a metaphor for packing all of the joys of summer into a single bottle.The main character of the story is Douglas Spaulding, a 12-year-old boy loosely patterned after Bradbury. Most of the book is focused upon the routines of small-town America, and the simple joys of yesteryear