Joyce Morrell's Harvest
"[...] Mother was right fair when she was a young maid, and is none so ill now. She is graceful of carriage, very fair of complexion, and hath the sweetest, shining golden hair was ever seen. Her eyes be pale grey (blue), right like the sky. Of us three maids, Edith is best-favoured, and all that see her do say she is right the very picture of Mother, when she was young. Next her am I; for though I say it, I am a deal fairer than either Anstace or Nell, both which favour (resemble) Father, though Nell is the liker, by reason she hath his mind as well as his face. Now, Nell is all ways slower than Edith and me, and nothing like so well-favoured. But for beauty, the least I did ever see in any man is in Mynheer Stuyvesant, which hath a flat nose and a[...]."
- Paperback | 192 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 9.14mm | 294.83g
- 10 Mar 2015
- Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
- United States
- black & white illustrations