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China Court : the hours of a country house : a novel

Author: Rumer Godden
Publisher: New York : Viking Press, 1961.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Modern love story, set in Cornwall and interwoven with the living past of five generations of the Quin family, and illustrative of life - as Chaucer says - as a "thinne subtil knittinge of thinges". A medieval book of hours plays a part in the plot.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Pastoral fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Godden, Rumer, 1907-1998.
China Court: the hours of a country house.
New York, Viking Press, 1961
(OCoLC)557855911
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rumer Godden
OCLC Number: 6581097
Description: 304 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Rumer Godden.

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Modern love story, set in Cornwall and interwoven with the living past of five generations of the Quin family, and illustrative of life - as Chaucer says - as a "thinne subtil knittinge of thinges". A medieval book of hours plays a part in the plot.

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