In 1942, Clare is waiting for the birth of her first child while her husband, Will, is away fighting. In a cottage in Firlebury, her sense of unease grows. The gift of a cradle from old Lily Carpenter coincides with visions of an older, darker Firlebury and a maiden who turns into a crone.
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Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR002963258
Book Description HarperCollins, 1997. Hardback in Dust Wrapper. First Edition (First Printing).1942, Clare is waiting for the birth of her first child and trying not to miss her husband, Will, who is away fighting. With page turning suspence, vivid atmosphere and intriguing romance this is irresistible. 265pp. Size: 8vo Demy (8½" x 5½") Jacket Designed by Slatter Anderson. For more photos or information, use the «Ask Bookseller» button and I'll be pleased to help. The book is in stock and ships from the rustic nirvana of Peasedown St. John, near Bath, England from a long-established bookseller - guaranteed by my reputation and the UK Distance Selling Act. Remember! BUYING THIS BOOK means my Jack Russells get their supper! Condition :: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. Very slightly ruffled edges of DJ. Leans slightly. Very light soiling to ffep where pencilling has been erased. A nice copy of a scarce book. Bookseller Inventory # 117906