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The Catherine wheel

Elizabeth Harrower

The Catherine wheel

by Elizabeth Harrower

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Interpersonal relations,
  • Man-woman relationships,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Moving from Sydney to chilly London to study for the bar by correspondence, Clemency falls for failed actor Christian, a relationship that sheds light on the madness that can infect couples.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Elizabeth Harrower ; introduced by Ramona Koval
    SeriesText classics, Text classics
    ContributionsKoval, Ramona, 1954- writer of added commentary
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9619.3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination347 pages
    Number of Pages347
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27185497M
    ISBN 101922147958
    ISBN 109781922147950
    OCLC/WorldCa1001882981, 884452092

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