The land of spices: a novel

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Doubleday, Doran & company, inc., 1941 - History - 318 pages
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User Review  - Kasthu - LibraryThing

Set in an Irish convent school in the early years of the 20th century, The Land of Spices is a novel that covers the school career of Anna Murphy, who comes to Compagnie de la Sainte Famille at the ... Read full review

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In a convent school in the Ireland of the 1930s, O'Brien weaves the parallel tales of a sensitive young pupil and the lonely mother superior who sees promise in her. Anna Murphey, daughter of an ... Read full review

Contents

The F1rst Chapter The Holy Habit
3
The Second Chapter Vocation 02
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The Th1rd Chapter In the Parlour 35
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