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Sleep in the woods

Author: Dorothy Eden
Publisher: London : Hodder and Stoughton, ©1960.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A novel set in Victorian New Zealand which contrasts the fashionable parties of 19th century Wellington with life on the wild plains and forests. New Zealand, fertile and undeveloped, was also a place where rigid class distinctions could be forgotten, and where the most eligible bachelor in Wellington proposed to a servant girl. So it was that Briar.
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Genre/Form: New Zealand fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy Eden
ISBN: 0340165200 9780340165201
OCLC Number: 1189003
Notes: New Zealand author.
"Story set in Wellington and Taranaki in 1860s"--Bagall.
Description: 284 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Dorothy Eden.

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A novel set in Victorian New Zealand which contrasts the fashionable parties of 19th century Wellington with life on the wild plains and forests. New Zealand, fertile and undeveloped, was also a place where rigid class distinctions could be forgotten, and where the most eligible bachelor in Wellington proposed to a servant girl. So it was that Briar.

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