Renny’s Daughter by Mazo de la Roche lands on the |> SALE <| shelves in my shop.
Macmillan & Co., 1955, Hardback in dust wrapper.
3rd printing. [First Published: 1951]
From the cover: In point of time, this book in the chronicles if the famous Whiteoak family, carries on from the events narrated in Return to Jalna, and describes the love story of eighteen-year-old Adeline, daughter of Jenny, the Master of Jalna. The scene noves from Canada to Ireland, then to London and back to Jalna, with Adeline is the central figure, and her cousin Maurice and her uncle Finch, now a famous concert pianist, as her travelling companions. We also renew our acquaintance with Renny himself, his wife Alayne, who alternately adores and antagonizes him; Piers, Pheasant, Meg, Wakefield, and the various children; and Uncle Nick and Uncle Ernest, now in their nineties the last links with Victorian England, and yet in their fierce old way the champions of the enduring Jalna, which is confronted with a threat of aggression from the new household at Vaughanlands.
Good in Poor Dust Wrapper. Price Clipped. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with heavier tanning to the spine and wear to the spine ends and corners. Pages lightly age-tanned.
Orange boards with Green titling to the Spine & Upper Board. 358 pages. 7½” x 5″.
This book will be eventually reach my delightful website…(added to my Fiction Author: R category.) but get 60% off buying from this very blog blog… Buy it now for just £2.60 + P&P! Of course, if you don’t like this one there are plenty more available here!