Three of Elizabeth Gaskell s best-loved novels" Cranford," "Mr Harrison's Confessions, "and" My Lady Ludlow"are combined in this witty and poignant look at the market town of Cranford. The railway is pushing its way relentlessly towards thevillage from Manchester, bringing fears of migrant workers and the breakdown of law and order. The arrival of handsome young Doctor Harrison causes yet further agitation, not just because of his revolutionary methods, but also because of his effect on the hearts of the village s ladies. ...

The Cranford Chronicles 2008, Random House (UK), London, England

ISBN-13: 9780099518457

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