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The Corner That Held Them


The Corner That Held Them - Warner, Sylvia Townsend
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'One of the great British novels of the twentieth century: a narrative of extraordinary reach, power and beauty' Sarah Waters The nuns who enter a medieval Norfolk convent are told to renounce the world, but the world still finds ways to trouble them, whether it is through fire, floods, pestilence, a collapsing spire, jealous rivalries, a priest with a secret or a plague of caterpillars. As we follow their daily lives over three centuries, this masterpiece of historical fiction re-creates a world run by women. 'As an act of ...

The Corner That Held Them 2021, Penguin Classics, London

ISBN-13: 9780241454817

Mass-market paperback

The Corner That Held Them 1993, Virago Press (UK), London

ISBN-13: 9780860688785

Trade paperback

The Corner That Held Them 1968, Chatto & Windus, London

ISBN-13: 9780701113995