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The Clergyman"s Daughter

by Julia Jeffries

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Published by Signet .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7572083M
ISBN 100451146115
ISBN 109780451146113
OCLC/WorldCa40292074

  The Clergyman's Daughter/The Red House by Agatha Christie We'd love you to buy this book, and hope you find this page convenient in locating a place of purchase. Despite its bad press (even Orwell himself didn't like it), 'A Clergyman's Daughter' is well worth a read. If it was by a lesser author it would probably have a much stronger reputation than it does. As it is, yes it definitely is the weakest of his novels, but as an evocative panorama of life below-the-breadline in depression-era England it is /5(38).

Despite its bad press (even Orwell himself didn't like it), 'A Clergyman's Daughter' is well worth a read. If it was by a lesser author it would probably have a much stronger reputation than it does. As it is, yes it definitely is the weakest of his novels, but as an evocative panorama of life below-the-breadline in depression-era England it is /5(54).   In A Clergyman’s Daughter, which Orwell wrote 14 years before , the heroine, Dorothy Hare awakes in the cold, predawn dark to the sound of a different bell–an alarm clock ringing in the latest day in her totalitarian nightmare. But Dorothy’s hell is more personal than Winston Smith’s.

  For everyone who loved Pride and Prejudice—and legions of historical fiction lovers—an inspired debut novel set in Austen’s world.. Charlotte Collins, nee Lucas, is the respectable wife of Hunsford’s vicar, and sees to her duties by rote: keeping house, caring for their adorable daughter, visiting parishioners, and patiently tolerating the lectures of her . Intimidated by her father, the rector of Knype Hill, Dorothy performs her submissive roles of dutiful daughter and bullied housekeeper. Her thoughts are taken up with the costumes she is making for the church school play, by the hopelessness of preaching to the .


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A Clergymans Daughter, George Orwells second novel, is the story of Dorothy Hare, the uncomplaining daughter of a selfish, demanding lives a simple life visiting parishioners and tending to her fathers needs until she inexplicably wakes up one day on the London streets with no idea who she is or how she got there, and without a penny to her name/5.

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Daughter follows the early life of Dorothy, who is the daughter of the Rector of Knype Hill, a small town in England. The Rector is, by far, the most destructive character in the book--a detail not lost on me. He's selfish, ignorant, and lazy--all of which characteristics combine and contribute to Dorothy's by: The Clergyman's Daughter and The Red House are in fact two parts of the same story, so they share this story information page.

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Detailed plot synopsis reviews of A Clergyman's Daughter; Dorothy Hare, only child of the rector in a small Suffolk village, is an obedient assistant to her unfeeling, humourless widowed father.

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Binding has minimal wear. The majority of pages are undamaged with minimal creasing or tearing, minimal pencil underlining of text, no highlighting of text, no writing in Rating: % positive. A Clergyman's Daughter by George Orwell,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Her thoughts are taken up with the costumes she is making for the church school play, by the hopelessness of preaching to the poor and by debts she cannot pay in s Depression England. Suddenly her routine shatters and Dorothy finds herself /5(3).Dorothy Hare, the dutiful daughter of a rector in Suffolk, spends her days performing good works and cultivating good thoughts, pricking her arm with a pin when a bad thought arises.

She does her best to reconcile her father's fanciful view of his position in the world with such realities as the butcher's bill. But even Dorothy's strength has its limits, and one night, as she works feverishly.The Clergyman's Daughter/The Red House: A Tommy & Tuppence Story - eBook () by Agatha Christie Hear about sales, receive special offers & more.

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