No Fond Return Of Love

No Fond Return Of Love

Author: Barbara Pym

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781405514804

Category: Fiction

Page: 304

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'I'd sooner read a new Barbara Pym than a new Jane Austen' Philip Larkin Dulcie Mainwearing is always helping others, but never looks out for herself - especially in the realm of love. Her friend Viola is besotted by the alluring Dr Aylwin Forbes, so surely it isn't prying if Dulcie helps things along? Aylwin, however, is smitten by Dulcie's pretty young niece. And perhaps Dulcie herself, however ridiculous it may be, is falling, just a little, for Aylwin. Once life's little humiliations are played out, maybe love will be returned, and fondly, after all . . .
No Fond Return Of Love
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Barbara Pym
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-20 - Publisher: Hachette UK

'I'd sooner read a new Barbara Pym than a new Jane Austen' Philip Larkin Dulcie Mainwearing is always helping others, but never looks out for herself - especially in the realm of love. Her friend Viola is besotted by the alluring Dr Aylwin Forbes, so surely it isn't prying if
Encyclopedia of British Humorists
Language: en
Pages: 1307
Authors: Steven H. Gale
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First Published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Categories: History
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