The Short Day Dying

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This is a beautiful and highly acclaimed debut novel of rural passion set in nineteenth century Cornwall. Charles Wenmoth is a blacksmith and Methodist lay-preacher in the wildest reaches of South-West England. It is 1870 and Wenmoth devotes his weekdays to work and the Sabbath to walking great distances to preach to dwindling congregations. Charles burns with faith - but it's a faith balanced by his pleasure in nature and the physical world around him. In his relationship with Harriet French, a blind girl who maintains her ...

The Short Day Dying 2006, Harvest Books

ISBN-13: 9780156032414

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The Short Day Dying 2006, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571217182

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The Short Day Dying 2005, Faber & Faber, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780571217151

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