Set around Melbourne and in England at the turn of the 19th century, this book tells the story of Dominic, grandson of Alice and Austin, and older brother of the narrator, Guy Langton. Intense, proud and handsome, Dominic is considered eccentric by those who have no sympathy with him.
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Martin Boyd was born in Switzerland in 1893 into a family that was to achieve fame in the Australian arts. His first novel, Love Gods, was published in 1925. Three years later The Montforts appeared, under the pseudonym Martin Mills. International success came with Lucinda Brayford, followed by the Langton Quartet: The Cardboard Crown, A Difficult Young Man, Outbreak of Love and When Blackbirds Sing. In 1957 he went to Rome, where he lived and continued to write until his death in 1972.
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Book Description Penguin Putnam~trade, 1993. Book Condition: Good. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP88203645
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Book Description Penquin Books, Ringwood, 1993. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Reprint. 275 pages. Book is in Very good condition throughout. The Second Novel Dealing With The Angl-Australian Family, The Langtons. Bookseller Inventory # 091538
Book Description Penguin Books, Ringwood, Victoria, 1993. Softcover (Photographic). Book Condition: Very Good. Reprint. introduction by Dorothy Green. Colourised photographic card cover with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. The second in the Langton Quartet. Set in both Melbourne and England at the end of the 19th century, and it deals with grandson of Alison Austin - Dominic, " . Intends, proud and handsome, Dominic is considered eccentric by those who have no sympathy with him. His uncontrollable spiritual energies and his old-fashioned code of chivalry clash with the views of pre-1914 society - and, even within his class, are unrecognisable." -- from the rear panel blurb. Size: Mid Sized Paperback. 275,  pages, Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Edges and pages browned. Book is in very good condition with minimal signs of age and wear. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; ISBN: 0140187618. ISBN/EAN: 9780140187618. Inventory No: 0115893. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $7.80 for shipment within Australia. . Bookseller Inventory # 0115893