The Head of the House of Coombe

The Head of the House of Coombe : (Frances Hodgson Burnett Classics Collection)

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Then Robin was born. She was an intruder and a calamity of course. Nobody had contemplated her for a moment. Feather cried for a week when she first announced the probability of her advent. Afterwards however she managed to forget the approaching annoyance and went to parties and danced to the last hour continuing to be a great success because her prettiness was delicious and her diaphanous mentality was no train upon the minds of her admirers male and female. That a Feather should become a parent gave rise to much wit of light weight when Robin in the form of a bundle of lace was carried down by her nurse to be exhibited in the gaudy crowded little drawing-room in the slice of a house in the Mayfair more

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  • Paperback | 300 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 16mm | 404g
  • Createspace
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1508701709
  • 9781508701705

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