Sea House

Sea House

by Esther Freud

Hardcover(Large Print)

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Sea House by Esther Freud

The architect Klaus Lehmann loves his wife, Elsa, with a passion that continues throughout their married life despite long periods of separation. Almost half a century after Lehmann's death in the village of Steerborough, a young woman, Lily, arrives to research his life and work. Pouring over Klaus's letters to Elsa, Lily assembles the story of their lives together and apart. And alone in her rented cottage by the sea, she begins to sense an absence in her own life that may not be filled by simply going home.

The Sea House is the story of the village of Steerborough and the marshes and the sea beyond. It is the story of one generation living in the footprints of another; of a landscape shaped by lives, and lives shaped by landscape. With characteristic skill and a new depth and range, Esther Freud explores the twisting paths that people take — and the places where those paths meet.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781843951384
Publisher: Ulverscroft Large Print Books, Ltd.
Publication date: 01/28/2004
Series: Charnwood Large Print Ser.
Edition description: Large Print
Pages: 384
Product dimensions: 9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

Esther Freud was born in 1963 and lives in London. Her previous novels are Hideous Kinky, which was made into a film starring Kate Winslet, Peerless Flats, Gaglow and The Wild

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