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pilch

(pɪltʃ)
n
1. (Clothing & Fashion) an outer garment, originally one made of skin
2. (Clothing & Fashion) an infant's outer wrapping, worn over the napkin
[C17: from Old English pylce a garment made of skin and fur, from Late Latin pellicia, from Latin pellis fur]
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Pilch recommends, "Getting some of the famous asparagus chowder first, because it sells out quickly
His drinking, philosophizing, and a trip to Warsaw with a friend and the friend's son (the narrator) provide the canvas on which Pilch paints grotesque pictures of small-town life and ridicules the strivings of the little people.
Pilch has certainly written about alcohol before, but perhaps nowhere more touchingly than here, diligently describing Jerzy's very first sip of schnapps--the center of an initiation ritual by which he is let in on the Gomulka plot and, in a way, on manhood, too.
John Pilch suggests that a key to under standing leprosy is to note that in Leviticus 13-14 the term [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] applies not only to diseases of the skin but also to cloth (13:47ff.
Pilch presents Visions and Healing in the Acts of the Apostles: How the Early Believers Experienced God, a close and scholarly examination of the religious ecstatic trance experiences and healing events recounted in the Acts of the Apostles.
El siguiente texto, elaborado a partir del preestreno de Los esquies de su Santidad, de Jerzy Pilch, en el Teatro Nacional de Polonia, oscila entre la resena, la reflexion social y la critica teatral.
Upon ner promotion, ICM's Jessica Pilch got a similar monogrammed Tumi leather tote from the agency's exec VP of motion picture talent, Toni Howard.
The members are: Katlyn Grams, Jessica Weber, Amber Pilch, Kayla Quintanilla, Janelle Grover, Jenna Vincej, Becky Gragas, Casey Wesley andJessica Heade.
Pilch is a wonderfully descriptive writer, and we can hope that the rest of his body of work comes into English soon.