[ilds] RG Bitter Lemons -- Meet Bob Montgomery

Bruce Redwine bredwine1968 at earthlink.net
Thu Jul 5 22:31:30 PDT 2007


You're right, Charles.  Hats off to Bob Montgomery.  He could have been the model for Deeds of SC.  May his kind thrive.

Bruce

-----Original Message-----
>From: slighcl <slighcl at wfu.edu>
>Sent: Jul 5, 2007 9:01 PM
>To: ilds at lists.uvic.ca
>Subject: [ilds] RG Bitter Lemons -- Meet Bob Montgomery
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>Meet Bob Montgomery.  He lived on Cyprus in the 1950s.  I rather like 
>his old photos of all of these Durrellian locales in the 
>1950s--especially since Bob took these shots right before or in the 
>moment that Durrell was writing them up for /Bitter Lemons/ and making 
>them "Durrellian."
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>        http://home.clara.net/bobmonty/index.html
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>Go read Bob's "A different time, a different place" essay and see all of 
>his old photos. 
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>Here is something Bob meant as a prose disclaimer but which reads as a 
>little poem.
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>>             This final part contains the remainder of my pictures.
>>             Thus the answer to the question "Do I have any more ? " 
>>             is  No.
>>             Some of these seem more interesting than others.
>>             There are pictures I do not remember taking.
>>             Some I can only guess what they show.
>>             And there are others I have absolutely no idea about.
>>
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>I say thank you, Bob. 
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>Charles
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>        http://home.clara.net/bobmonty/cyprus55/cyprus55/cyprus55.HTM
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>Kyrenia Harbour
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>The Morris Minor
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>Kyrenia Mountains
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>Dome Hotel (back)
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>Bellapais
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>-- 
>**********************
>Charles L. Sligh
>Department of English
>Wake Forest University
>slighcl at wfu.edu
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