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A curious intimacy

Author: Jessica White
Publisher: Camberwell, Vic. : Viking/Penguin Group (Australia), 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Roving botanist Ingrid Markham stumbles across the isolated cottage garden of drovers wife Ellyn Ives whilst cataloguing the indigenous flora of WA. Shattered by the death of her child, the delicate Mrs Ives prefers the English plants of her garden to the untamed bush around her farm. Under Ingrids careful guidance, Ellyn slowly begins to appreciate the strange flora around her. The unexpected return of Ellyns  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Australiana
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
White, Jessica, 1978-
Curious intimacy.
Camberwell, Vic. : Viking/Penguin Group (Australia), 2007
(OCoLC)761470496
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jessica White
ISBN: 9780670029716 0670029718
OCLC Number: 153122775
Description: 298 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Jessica White.

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Roving botanist Ingrid Markham stumbles across the isolated cottage garden of drovers wife Ellyn Ives whilst cataloguing the indigenous flora of WA. Shattered by the death of her child, the delicate Mrs Ives prefers the English plants of her garden to the untamed bush around her farm. Under Ingrids careful guidance, Ellyn slowly begins to appreciate the strange flora around her. The unexpected return of Ellyns husband means the budding relationship between the women becomes fraught with danger.

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