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An ocean apart : a novel

Author: Robin Pilcher
Publisher: Thorndike, Me. : Thorndike Press ; Bath, England : Chivers Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After the death of his beloved wife, David Corstophine's only solace is working in the gardens of his parents' Scottish country home. Forced to travel to New York on business, David suddenly feels freed from his past. Taking a job as a gardener on a Long Island estate, David soon befriends Benjy, the lonely son on the estate. "By caring for another family, David becomes able to care for his own again."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Psychological fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robin Pilcher
ISBN: 0786219114 9780786219117
OCLC Number: 40813483
Description: 699 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Robin Pilcher.

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After the death of his beloved wife, David Corstophine's only solace is working in the gardens of his parents' Scottish country home. Forced to travel to New York on business, David suddenly feels freed from his past. Taking a job as a gardener on a Long Island estate, David soon befriends Benjy, the lonely son on the estate. "By caring for another family, David becomes able to care for his own again."--Jacket.

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