Hester: A Story of Contemporary Life, Volume 2

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Macmillan, 1883
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I thoroughly enjoyed this. My curiosity was piqued by listening to it on Radio 4 but that version told a substantially different story with a totally changed emphasis. I left wanting more which is ... Read full review

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Mrs. Oliphant is an author who was enormously popular when her novels were first published but who is nearly forgotten nowadays. She is maybe better-known for her Chronicles of Carlingford series (of ... Read full review

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