Wives and Daughters

Wives and Daughters

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Set in a provincial town in the early-19th-century, this is a subtle representation of historical change explored in human terms. The heroine passes from childhood to maturity in a process that, though often painful for her, is sharply and humorously observed.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 720 pages
  • 128 x 198 x 27mm | 434g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0141439319
  • 9780141439310

About Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell

Elizabeth Gaskell (1810-1865) began her writing career writing for Dickens's magazine Household Words and came to be an extremely successful and popular novelist.
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