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Darby and Joan

Author: Maurice Baring
Publisher: Long Preston : Dales, 2008.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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The consolation offered by faith was one of the reasons for Baring's conversion to the Roman Catholic faith - and also behind the motivation and force of his self sacrificial heroes and heroines who cope with the exile of life and it's trails and sufferings. "One has to accept sorrow for it to have any healing power, and that is the most difficult thing in the world" say's one of the characters in this, his final  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maurice Baring
ISBN: 9781842625675 1842625675
OCLC Number: 173720240
Description: 254 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Maurice Baring.

Abstract:

The consolation offered by faith was one of the reasons for Baring's conversion to the Roman Catholic faith - and also behind the motivation and force of his self sacrificial heroes and heroines who cope with the exile of life and it's trails and sufferings. "One has to accept sorrow for it to have any healing power, and that is the most difficult thing in the world" say's one of the characters in this, his final novel. "When you understand what accepted sorrow means, you will understand everything, it is the secret of life"

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