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Author: Caroline Gordon
Publisher: Nashville : J.S. Sanders & Co. ; Lanham, Md. : Distributed to the trade by National Book Network, ©1991.
Series: Southern classics series (Nashville, Tenn.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Penhally is the family seat of three generations of the Llewellyns, a Kentucky family whose saga in the hands of Caroline Gordon becomes the archetype of the development and destruction of a vanished culture. A dynamic narrative of how a powerful southern family came to lose its way, it is a tale of dynastic complications and self-dispossession, stewardship and the failure of the proprietary spirit.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Caroline Gordon
ISBN: 1879941031 9781879941038
OCLC Number: 25276367
Description: xiv, 282 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Southern classics series (Nashville, Tenn.)
Responsibility: Caroline Gordon ; with an introduction by M.E. Bradford.
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Penhally is the family seat of three generations of the Llewellyns, a Kentucky family whose saga in the hands of Caroline Gordon becomes the archetype of the development and destruction of a vanished culture. A dynamic narrative of how a powerful southern family came to lose its way, it is a tale of dynastic complications and self-dispossession, stewardship and the failure of the proprietary spirit.

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