The Secret of Narcisse: A Romance (Classic Reprint)

The Secret of Narcisse: A Romance (Classic Reprint)

by Edmund Gosse
     
 

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Excerpt from The Secret of Narcisse: A Romance

It was Monday before Pentecost in the year 1548. There had been rain and wind, but the gusts had fallen, and it was a yellow soundless afternoon that was now drawing to a close. From the whitewashed steps at their doorway, women and children of four generations could see, down the steep and tortuous street, the

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Excerpt from The Secret of Narcisse: A Romance

It was Monday before Pentecost in the year 1548. There had been rain and wind, but the gusts had fallen, and it was a yellow soundless afternoon that was now drawing to a close. From the whitewashed steps at their doorway, women and children of four generations could see, down the steep and tortuous street, the vineyard opposite the town, the long, smooth, round hill-side, as brown as a bear-skin in the warm flood of sunlight.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781330792698
Publisher:
FB &c Ltd
Publication date:
07/06/2015
Pages:
218
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.46(d)

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