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Gingerbread Mansion

Author: Lizbie Brown
Publisher: Sutton, Surrey : Severn House, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st world edView all editions and formats
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Life in an English Stately Home - For the Jago family, the ending of the Second World War comes with a price: the death of their son, Kit, killed in action a week before peace. But life must go on for the destitute aristocrats and, in an act of desperation, Virginia Jago calls in Charles Ryland of the National Trust to renovate their crumbling ancestral home. But Charles faces opposition from every angle, as he  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lizbie Brown
ISBN: 9780727867759 072786775X 9781847511379 1847511376
OCLC Number: 310395890
Description: 345 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Lizbie Brown.

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Life in an English Stately Home - For the Jago family, the ending of the Second World War comes with a price: the death of their son, Kit, killed in action a week before peace. But life must go on for the destitute aristocrats and, in an act of desperation, Virginia Jago calls in Charles Ryland of the National Trust to renovate their crumbling ancestral home. But Charles faces opposition from every angle, as he represents a modern world at odds with Lizzah and life before the war.

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