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The Curate's Wife by  E.H YOUNG - First American Edition - [1934] - from Lorne Bair Rare Books and

The Curate's Wife


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New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, [1934]. First American Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (19.25cm.); original cloth in blue and brown decorative dust jacket, terracotta topstain; [6],333pp. Jacket extremities rather chipped and worn with some crude tape repair along extremities and spine; Fine in Good or better jacket. Interwar domestic drama by the British suffragist author.


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