Erling the Bold
"[...]others-in order, no doubt, to render next to impossible the total extirpation of their families at a time when sudden descents upon households were common. By thus scattering their children the chances of family annihilation were lessened, and the probability that some members might be left alive to take revenge was greatly increased. Hilda and Ada were warmly attached. Having been brought up together, they loved each other as sisters-all the more, perhaps, that in character they were somewhat opposed. Hilda was grave, thoughtful, almost pensive. Ada was full of vivacity and mirth, fond of fun, and by no means averse to a little of what she[...]."
- Paperback | 252 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 11.68mm | 362.87g
- 10 Mar 2015
- Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
- United States
- black & white illustrations