Fair Barbarian

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University of Idaho Press, 1880 - Fiction - 258 pages
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Octavia Bassett, a beautiful young heiress from Bloody Gulch, Nevada, unexpectedly descends upon her aunt in the sleepy village of Slowbridge, England. As a young woman raised haphazardly by her father in the Wild West of the 1870s, she finds their customs unnecessarily fastidious and difficult to understand.
 

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A young, beautiful American heiress descends upon a tiny sleepy English town. Burnett loves gender and class stereotypes; there is nothing she likes more than to write about a lady's delicate features ... Read full review

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Frances Hodgson Burnett is also the author of children's classics The Secret Garden and Little Lord Fauntleroy.

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