In this Victorian comedy, Horace, a volcano expert and an atheist, and his wife, Charlotte, have not spoken in 15 years. Their lovely daughter is possibly tubercular, and their son has decided to become a Catholic priest. A deft and amusing tale of love and marriage.
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A. N. WILSON is the author of biographies on Jesus, Milton, Tolstoy, C. S. Lewis and Dante. His acclaimed histories, "The Victorians "and "God's Funeral," have made him an authority on Victorian-era Great Britain. A former columnist for the "London Evening Standard," he now contributes to the "Times Literary Supplement," "New Statesman," the "Spectator," the "Observer "and the "Daily Mail."
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