Mary Swann, a latter-day Emily Dickinson, submitted a bag full of poems to newspaper editor hours before her husband hacked her to pieces. How could someone who lived such a dull, sheltered life produce these works of genius? Four very different people search for the elusive answer.
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Book Description Flamingo, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: Used; Very Good. Dispatched, from the UK, within 48 hours of ordering. Though second-hand, the book is still in very good shape. Minimal signs of usage may include very minor creasing on the cover or on the spine. Bookseller Inventory # CHL1806100
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Book Description Flamingo, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Swann This book is in good or better condition. It has no tears to the pages and no pages will be missing from the book. The spine of the book is still in great condition and the front cover is generally unmarked. It has signs of previous use but overall is in really nice, tight condition. Shipping is normally same day from our UK warehouse. We offer a money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # 9053-9780006550600
Book Description Flamingo. Book Condition: Very Good. 1997. Paperback. Some minor shelf wear but remains very good. . . . . Daphne du Maurier. Bookseller Inventory # KEC0009860
Book Description Flamingo. Paperback. Book Condition: GOOD. Good clean copy with no missing pages might be an ex library copy; Possibly may have minor marginal notes and or highlighting. Bookseller Inventory # 2703260460
Book Description Flamingo, 1997. Book Condition: Very Good. 1997. Paperback. Some minor shelf wear but remains very good. . . . . Daphne du Maurier. Bookseller Inventory # KEC0009860
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