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The loved and envied.

Author: Enid Bagnold
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1951.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At fifty-three Lady Ruby Maclean had not lost her beauty for which she had been loved by many men and envied by her colorless daughter Miranda, her friend Cora and her women relatives. Through flash-backs, the life of each character is related. A curious detachment presents a depressing picture of people whose fruitful years are over and who face old age with varying degrees of hopelessness.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bagnold, Enid.
Loved and envied.
Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1951
(OCoLC)759955157
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Enid Bagnold
OCLC Number: 1108696
Description: 276 pages 22 cm

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At fifty-three Lady Ruby Maclean had not lost her beauty for which she had been loved by many men and envied by her colorless daughter Miranda, her friend Cora and her women relatives. Through flash-backs, the life of each character is related. A curious detachment presents a depressing picture of people whose fruitful years are over and who face old age with varying degrees of hopelessness.

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