Cranford

Cranford


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Format
Hardcover
Price
$22.00
 
Additional Formats
  • Hardcover
  • ISBN 9780141442549
  • 304 Pages
  • Penguin Classics
  • Adult

Overview

Part of Penguin’s beautiful hardback Clothbound Classics series, designed by the award-winning Coralie Bickford-Smith, these delectable and collectible editions are bound in high-quality colourful, tactile cloth with foil stamped into the design. Gaskell’s best known work is set in a small rural town, inhabited largely by women. This is a community that runs on cooperation and gossip, at the very heart of which are the daughters of the former rector: Miss Deborah Jenkyns and her sister Miss Matty. But domestic peace is constantly threatened in the form of financial disaster, imagined burglaries, tragic accidents, and the reapparance of long-lost relatives.

Series

Hardcover Classics
Marco Polo
Illustrator: Coralie Bickford-Smith
Gustave Flaubert
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