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The Corner That Held Them - Warner, Sylvia Townsend, and Hensher, Philip (Introduction by)
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'One of the great British novels of the twentieth century: a narrative of extraordinary reach, power and beauty' SARAH WATERS In memory of the wife who had once dishonoured and always despised him, Brian de Retteville founded Oby - a twelfth-century convent in a hidden corner of Norfolk. Two centuries later the Benedictine community is well established there and, as befits a convent whose origin had such chequered motives, the inhabitants are prey to the ambitions, squabbles, jealousies and pleasures of less spiritual ...

The Corner That Held Them 2012, Virago Press Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781844088041

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The Corner That Held Them 1993, Virago Press (UK), London

ISBN-13: 9780860688785

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The Corner That Held Them 1968, Chatto & Windus, London

ISBN-13: 9780701113995

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