I came to a castle

by Velda Johnston

Publisher: Dell Pub. Co. in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 188 Downloads: 643
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  • Rich people,
  • Young women,
  • Governesses,
  • Castles,
  • Fiction

Edition Notes

StatementVelda Johnston
The Physical Object
Pagination188 p. ;
Number of Pages188
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24939629M

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The familiar governess-in-danger plot is given a new twist. The rapport between Dinah Haversham and her charges is enjoyable, but the novel's climax is darker than anything the author would ever attempt again, complicating the easy assumption of a happily ever after/5.

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For me, and for many others, that book is Dodie Smith's I Capture the Castle. I first read it when I in a battered Fifties Reprint Society edition handed down to me by my aunt.

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