South Riding: An English Landscape

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Collins, 1983 - County government - 448 pages

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This novel rivals Middlemarch for its microcosmic view of English rural life and its insights into the characters who inhabit their particular area of the countryside. Several of the covers offer a ... Read full review

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South Riding is a pleasant sweep of a fictional countryside set in 1930s Yorkshire. The characters are colourful and span multiple generations. Holtby gives a sharp and often humorous account of local ... Read full review

Contents

PREFATORY LETTER TO ALDERMAN MRS HOLTBY PROLOGUE IN A PRESS GALLERY
19
EDUCATION
27
LORD SEDGMIRES GRANDDAUGHTER AWAITS AN ALDERMAN
29
Copyright

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