|Statement||by the Rev. James Reid Dill, M.A..|
|Contributions||Witness Printing Works (Belfast),|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||206p., ii ;|
|Number of Pages||206|
Autobiography of a Country Parson: The Donegal Man (), Author of 'The Dill Worthies', Who Was the First Presbyterian Minister of Dromore, County Tyrone Paperback By (author) James Reid Dill. New Acquisition for the PHSI Library The PHSI library has acquired a copy of the ‘ Autobiography of a Country Parson ’ by the Rev James Reid Dill, Dromore, Co Tyrone’ (). He was born in in Springfield, Co Donegal and was brought up by his father as his mother died when he was just 5 . Parsons, one of the originators of country rock, was all too typical, rising to stardom and dead of a morphine overdose at age In this fluffy, interview-packed biography, music journalist Hundley and Parsons's daughter, Polly, who was seven when Parsons died in , chronicle his life, /5(23). Parsons had everything—looks, charisma, money, style, the best drugs, the most heartbreaking voice—and threw it all away with both hands, dying of a drug and alcohol overdose at age twenty-six. In this beautifully written, raucous, meticulously researched biography, David N. Meyer gives Parsons’ mythic life its due/5().
Autobiography of a Country Parson: The Donegal Man (), Author of 'The Dill Worthies', Who Was the First Presbyterian Minister of Dromore, County Tyrone (Ascona S.) Paperback – 1 Dec. by James Reid Dill (Author)Author: James Reid Dill. "A remarkable job of tracking the life of Mr. Parsons The writing is clear and the tales ring true as he follows a seminal figure of country rock from his birth into a citrus-moneyed family in Winter Haven, Florida, to his drug-related death in the high desert town of Joshua Tree, California.".Cited by: The Parson on Sundays. THe Country Parson, as soon as he awakes on Sunday morning, presently falls to work. and seems to himselfe so as a Market-man is, when the Market day comes, or a shopkeeper, when customers use to come in. His thoughts are full of making the best of the day, and contriving it to his best gaines. Buy The Diary of a Country Parson, New edition by Woodforde, James, Beresford, John, Blythe, Ronald (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(34).
Ingram Cecil Connor III (November 5, – Septem ), known professionally as Gram Parsons, was an American singer, songwriter, guitarist and s recorded as a solo artist and with the International Submarine Band, the Byrds and the Flying Burrito popularized what he called "Cosmic American Music", a hybrid of country, rhythm and blues, soul, folk, and rock. Somewhat autobiographical in nature, ‘Man and Boy’, dedicated to Parson’s mother who had deceased not long before the book’s publication, managed to reach the . James Woodforde (–) was an English clergyman, known as the author of The Diary of a Country Parson. The diary was published posthumously in the 20th ion: Winchester, Oriel & New College, Oxford. This was an exhaustive biography of pioneering rocket scientist, Jack Parsons. Truth is stranger than fiction and Person's life was strange and unusual indeed. One of the founders of JPL, Parsons was an chemical engineer and rocket scientist who didn't have a college degree, yet alone finish high by: 8.