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The Deverell woman

Author: Meg Hutchinson; Emma Lowe
Publisher: Tyne & Wear, [England] : Soundings Audio Books, [2003], ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A humble peasant girl is offered marriage to the landlord's crippled relative in return for the privilege of allowing her mother to stay in her home. When she is brutally raped by the brother of the future husband, her mother curses the family and makes her promise to leave Ireland. She goes to live in the industrial poverty of Birmingham where she still longs for the land of her birth.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Meg Hutchinson; Emma Lowe
ISBN: 1842836757 9781842836750
OCLC Number: 317530351
Notes: Female reader.
Unabridged.
Performer(s): Read by Emma Lowe.
Description: 12 sound cassettes (14 hrs.) in 1 container : analog.
Responsibility: by Meg Hutchinson.

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A humble peasant girl is offered marriage to the landlord's crippled relative in return for the privilege of allowing her mother to stay in her home. When she is brutally raped by the brother of the future husband, her mother curses the family and makes her promise to leave Ireland. She goes to live in the industrial poverty of Birmingham where she still longs for the land of her birth.

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