CRANFORD by Elizabeth GaskellCRANFORD by Elizabeth Gaskell


byElizabeth Gaskell

Paperback | May 15, 2003

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A sensitive and moving portrait of life and manners in an English country village during the 1830s, Cranford recounts the events and activities in the lives of a group of spinsters and widows who struggle in genteel poverty to maintain their standards of propriety, decency, and kindness.
Elizabeth Gaskell was the daughter of a Unitarian clergyman, who was also a civil servant and journalist. Her mother died when she was young, and she was brought up by her aunt in Knutsford, a small village that was the prototype for Cranford, Hollingford and the setting for numerous other short stories. In 1832, she married William Ga...
Title:CRANFORDFormat:PaperbackPublished:May 15, 2003Publisher:Dover PublicationsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0486426815

ISBN - 13:9780486426815

Appropriate for ages: 14

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