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Life with father & mother

Day, Clarence

Life with father & mother

including God and my father, Life with father [and] Life with mother.

by Day, Clarence

  • 301 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by A. A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesGod and my father., Life with father., Life with mother.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3507.A858 L57
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p. l., vii-ix, [1], 374 p., 1 l.
Number of Pages374
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6462699M
LC Control Number43051238
OCLC/WorldCa3030940

  The author feels rage at her mother's coldness, and avenges herself by possessing what her mother claims still to love. Her father feels rage at . I had read chapters of Life With Father when they were included in my reading curriculum back in seventh grade or something. My reader had included only the best chapters, so my high expectations were slightly dashed when I read the full book. The stories center on the character of Father and the family's life in the s in busy New York, as told by the oldest son, Clarence/5(3).

FATHER-MOTHER-LIFE, you are my life, my constant support, my health, my protection, my perfect fulfillment of every need and my highest inspiration. I ask you to reveal the true Reality of Yourself to me. I know it is your WILL that I shall be fully illumined that I may better receive awareness of Your Presence within and around me. Clarence Day's Life with Mother and Life with Father are sets of charming stories, detailing some elements of Day's life with his unique parents. The descriptions of the people who appear through the tales are vivid and engaging and the stories flowed well, making them easy to read/5(2).

The source of the movie was Clarence Day Jr's three books - "Life With Father", "Life with Mother", and "God and My Father" - which recollect his growing up in late 19th century New York in the well-to-do household of his irascible, catankerous, but ultimately loving father Clarence Sr. Get this from a library! Life with father. [Clarence Day; Carl H Pforzheimer] -- A humorous autobiographical book set in 's New York. Clarence Day Jr.'s comic tales of his father, Clarence 'Clare' Day Senior, portray a rambunctious, short-fused Wall Street broker who demands.


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Life with father & mother by Day, Clarence Download PDF EPUB FB2

The movie Life With Father has a special place in our family's heart, so I was thrilled to get this book for my birthday.

Actually a collection of the stories originally written for various periodicals by Clarence Day, Jr., about daily life with his parents in the late s in New York City/5.

Life With Father / Life With Mother [Clarence Day] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Four hundred eighty Madison Avenue, New York, was the home of the Clarence Day family in the s. The times were prosperous and the nation strong5/5(1). Life with father and mother: Clarence Day: : Books.

Buy Used. $ + $ shipping. Used: Good | Details. Sold by ThriftBooks - Silver Arch. Condition: Used: Good. Comment: A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact/5(4). Anyone who has ever seen the old William Powell movie, "Life with Father" and enjoyed it will love Clarence Day's stories about his parents, and his life with them. In "Life with Mother", Day expands the wonderful stories about his parents/5(16).

The perfect companion read/sequel to LIFE WITH FATHER this charming book reveals the trauma of growing up in ’s (and beyond) NY City. Clarence Jr, the eldest of 4 red-headed boys, bares his trials with his younger siblings, but readers mostly view the curious marital clashes and compromises of /5.

A rich collection of stories about a father, mother and their 5 boys in Victorian America. The stories are actuAl memories told by the oldest son, which makes this book that much more special.

It was made into a movie back in the 40's that is also very good, though the book is better. I highly recommend it, having read it many times over the years/5(57). A rich collection of stories about a father, mother and their 5 boys in Victorian America.

The stories are actuAl memories told by the oldest son, which makes this book that much more special. It was made into a movie back in the 40's that is also very good, though the book is better/5(56).

Scenes from the book, along with its predecessor, God and My Father, and its sequel, Life with Mother, published posthumously, were the basis for the play by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse, which became one of Broadway's longest-running non-musical hits.4/5.

Directed by Michael Curtiz. With William Powell, Irene Dunne, Elizabeth Taylor, Edmund Gwenn. A financier from New York City rules his numerous family, consisting of his wife and his four sons, with the meticulousness of a bookkeeper/10(K).

Life with Father is a Technicolor American comedy film adapted from the play of the same name. It tells the true story of Clarence Day, a stockbroker who wants to be master of his house, but finds his wife and his children ignoring him, until they start making demands for him to change his own life.

The story draws largely on the insistence by his wife that Clarence be baptized and Clarence's Music by: Max Steiner.

LIFE WITH FATHER AND MOTHER by Day, Clarence and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Scenes from the book, along with its predecessor, God and My Father, and its sequel, Life with Mother, published posthumously, were the basis for the play by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse, which became one of Broadway's longest-running non-musical ion: Yale University, St.

Paul's School. Life with Father is a play by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse, adapted from a humorous autobiographical book of stories compiled in by Clarence Day.

The Broadway production ran for 3, performances over weeks to become the longest-running non-musical play on Broadway, a record that it still premiered: Empire Theatre, New York City. Life With Father book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Father and his wife, Vinnie, their young sons, relatives and friend /5.

The only books that Father and Mother didn't like me to read were cheap sensational novels with yellow-paper covers, such as were sold at railroad news-stands. I had always obeyed them till now, but here were a lot of those very books right in the house, and here was I feeling for the first time in my life.

Life with Father is a humorous autobiographical book of stories compiled in by Clarence Day, Jr., which was adapted by Lindsay and Crouse in into the longest running non-musical Broadway play in history, which was, in turn, made into a movie and a television series.

Clarence Day wrote humorously about his family and : Clarence Day. The following devotionals are sectioned into 3 volumes of 14 days and are designed to help you navigate your way through some of life’s difficult situations and circumstances.

With the bible as your map and prayer as your vehicle, you can indeed reach your destination in this life as well as in the life to come. Life with Father () See agents for this cast & crew.

#N#Writing Credits. (memoir "Life with Father") #N#Donald Ogden Stewart. #N#Howard Lindsay. (from the original play by) and. (from the original play by) Cast (in credits order) verified as complete. Clarence Day - Father. Vinnie Day - Mother. #N#Elizabeth Taylor. Cora Cartwright. Life with father: Life with mother.

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Responsibility: Clarence Day. Reviews. User-contributed reviews Tags. Add tags for "Life with father ; Life. So a few years after Father and Mother died I began again describing old scenes. These characters may or may not be Father and Mother. All I can say is that they are Father and Mother as I saw them.

MOTHER AND FATHER MEET Father, although spirited. Life with Father was first published inand set in the late ’s and early ’s. Four years after the publication of the book a stage version was produced which became the longest-running non-musical performance on Broadway, going for seven years.

In a film was also made based on the book.We received this and "Life with Mother" when we had our first child. Now, 11 years and 2 children later, both our girls still adore the photos in these books. These books make wonderful baby shower or Mother's/Father's day gifts.5/5(3).