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The grass is singing,

Author: Doris Lessing
Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books [1964, ©1950]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of a desperately independent city-bred woman who gives up the comfort of her cosmopolitan life she's accustomed to for the sake of her man and eventual husband. Joining her husband in the African countryside where he is trying to make his way, she is unprepared to deal with the reality of country living. Gradually farm life begins to unnerve her, and after a series of events she loses her self-control and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lessing, Doris May, 1919-
Grass is singing.
New York, Ballantine Books [1964, ©1950]
(OCoLC)607221583
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Doris Lessing
OCLC Number: 367158
Description: 222 pages 18 cm
Responsibility: Doris Lessing.

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The story of a desperately independent city-bred woman who gives up the comfort of her cosmopolitan life she's accustomed to for the sake of her man and eventual husband. Joining her husband in the African countryside where he is trying to make his way, she is unprepared to deal with the reality of country living. Gradually farm life begins to unnerve her, and after a series of events she loses her self-control and becomes sexually involved with another man.

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