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Nightingale Wood by Stella Gibbons

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Nightingale Wood by Stella Gibbons

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A modern, satirical fairytale that has been unavailable for decades, by the author of Cold Comfort Farm.

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Life is not quite a fairytale for poor Viola. Left penniless, the young widow is forced to live with her late husband's family in a joyless old house. There's Mr Wither, a tyrannical old miser, Mrs Wither, who thinks Viola is just a common shop girl, and two unlovely sisters-in-law, one of whom is in love with the chauffeur. Only the prospect of the charity ball can raise Viola's spirits - especially as Victor Spring, the local prince charming, will be there. But Victor's intentions towards our Cinderella are, in short, not quite honourable ...

Additional Information

SKU GOR001544648
Title Nightingale Wood
Author By (author) Stella Gibbons
Contributor Introduction by Sophie Dahl
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
Year Published 2009
Page Number 387
ISBN 1844085724
ISBN13 9781844085729
Cover Note Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Prizes No
Edition Text N/A
Note This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.

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