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The Daft Days.

By: Munro, Neil.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: House of Lochar, 2002. 189986377X: 2002

Seller ID: 147

ISBN: 189986377X

Condition: Very Good


Paperback reprint, in very good condition. Pp viii, 199. Introduction by Ronnie Renton. First published in 1907, the setting is a small Argyllshire town, easily identified as Inveraray. The novel centres upon a local family and the arrival of a young American niece from Chicago. Thus West Highland beliefs and values are repeatedly contrasted with those of the outside and wider world, yet the patterns and rhythms of life in the town are also seen beside those of a tiny Hebridean island. Kate, maid-of-all-work to the Dyce household, is torn between the sophistication of her new home on the main... View more info