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Rose Grower A Novel

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ISBN-10: 0553381210

ISBN-13: 9780553381214

Edition: 2001

Authors: Michelle de Kretser

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Writing with poignancy and mesmerizing detail, Michelle de Kretser has penned a haunting tale set against the madness of the French Revolution -- a wistful, elegantly rendered novel of unrequited love and personal triumph in a world gone tragically awry. The 1789 storming of the Bastille has brought France to the brink of revolution. Yet in the serene heart of the French province of Gascony, little has changed in a hundred years -- and the events in Paris seem but a distant thunder. Indeed, the dramatic crash landing of American artist and amateur balloonist Stephen Fletcher sparks far more excitement. Stephen lands in the pastoral world of a magistrate and his three daughters --…    
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Book details

List price: $13.00
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
Publication date: 6/26/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 336
Size: 4.75" wide x 8.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.638
Language: English

Michelle de Kretser is an editor who lives in Melbourne, Australia. This is her first novel.