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The Minister's Wife.

By: Gordon, Huntly.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1978. 0710088469: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 508

ISBN: 0710088469

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition, complete with dustwrapper in very good condition. First edition, with previous owner's name in pencil on front end paper. Pp 216. Huntly Gordon, the youngest son of the minister's wife, was born in a Perthshire manse some eighty years ago. Now in his retirement, he looks back to his own upbringing and a way of life long-past, yet still within the stretch of memory. Olga, his mother, is at the centre of the story and it is around her that this all too brief history of a Scottish middle-class family revolves. Mr Gordon writes: 'Since 1914, when I was a lazy sixte... View more info