By Elizabeth von Arnim
Lucy Entwhistle's liked father has simply died, and elderly twenty-two, she reveals herself by myself on this planet. Leaning opposed to her backyard gate, dazed and unsatisfied, she is disturbed via the unexpected visual appeal of the perspiring Mr Wemyss.
This middle-aged guy can be in mourning - for his spouse, Vera, who has died in mysterious situations. earlier than Lucy can acquire herself, Mr Wemyss has taken cost: of the funeral preparations, of her sort Aunt Dot, yet such a lot of all of Lucy herself, physique and soul. Elizabeth von Arnim's masterpiece, VERA is a forceful research of the ability of fellows in marriage - and the weak point of girls in love.
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Vera: A Virago Modern Classic (Virago Modern Classics) by Elizabeth von Arnim