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Author Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn, 1810-1865.

Title Cranford / Elizabeth Gaskell.

Publication Info. Amersham, [England] : Transatlantic Press, 2012.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Sherrard PLD Adult Fiction - SHDG-8  FIC GAS    AVAILABLE
Description 215 pages ; 18 cm
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volume nc rdacarrier
Summary A portrait of the residents of an English country town in the mid-nineteenth century, Cranford relates the adventures of Miss Matty and Miss Deborah, two middle-aged spinster sisters striving to live with dignity in reduced circumstances. Through a series of vignettes, Elizabeth Gaskell portrays a community governed by old-fashioned habits and dominated by friendships between women.
Subject Social change -- England -- Fiction.
England -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
ISBN 9781908533449 (paperback)
1908533447 (paperback)

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