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The peppered moth

Author: Margaret Drabble
Publisher: New York : Harcourt, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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When Faro Gaulden visits Breaseborough, a mining town in South Yorkshire, she wonders what her life would have been like had her grandmother not left there as a young girl. As she soon learns, the past has a way of reasserting itself, not unlike the peppered moth that was once thought to be near extinction but is now enjoying a sudden unexplained resurgence.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Drabble
ISBN: 0151005214 9780151005215
OCLC Number: 45195664
Description: 369 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Margaret Drabble.
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When Faro Gaulden visits Breaseborough, a mining town in South Yorkshire, she wonders what her life would have been like had her grandmother not left there as a young girl. As she soon learns, the past has a way of reasserting itself, not unlike the peppered moth that was once thought to be near extinction but is now enjoying a sudden unexplained resurgence.

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