Aunt Olive in Bohemia

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Hodder & Stoughton, 1913 - English fiction - 315 pages

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Page 51 - IT was nearly seven o'clock in the evening, and through one of the windows of the newly-furnished studio a shaft of sunlight had found its way. It formed a patch of light on the blue drugget on the floor, and caught the corner of an oak dresser on which the old Worcester dinner service was arranged.
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