The Vet's Daughter: A Virago Modern Classic

Barbara Comyns (Author)
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Description

Growing up in Edwardian south London, Alice Rowlands longs for romance and excitement, for a release from a life that is dreary, restrictive and lonely. Her father, a vet, is harsh and domineering; his new girlfriend brash and lascivious. Alice seeks refuge in memories and fantasies, in her rapturous longing for Nicholas, a handsome young sailor, and in the blossoming of what she perceives as her occult powers. A series of strange events unfolds that leads her, dressed in bridal white, to a scene of ecstatic triumph and disaster among the crowds on Clapham Common. The Vet's Daughter is a uniquely vivid, witty and touching story of love and mystery.

Product Details

Price
£8.99  £8.36
Publisher
Little, Brown Book Group
Publish Date
4 July 2013
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781844088386

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