Paperback A glass of blessings / Barbara Pym.
Publication year: 2022
Edition: New edition / introduction by John Bayley.
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 0349016127 9780349016122 (pbk.) :
This edition originally published: 2009.
Wilmet Forsyth is well dressed, good looking and fairly young - but very bored. Her husband Rodney, a handsome army major, is slightly balder and fatter than he once was. Her interest wanders to the Anglo-Catholic church, where she neglects her comfortable household for the company of three unmarried priests - and Piers Longridge. WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION BY CLARE CHAMBERS'I'm a huge fan of Barbara Pym' RICHARD OSMAN 'The subtlest of her books . . . the sparkle on first acquaintance has been succeeded by the deeper brilliance of established art' PHILIP LARKINWilmet Forsyth is well dressed, well looked after, suitably husbanded, good-looking and fairly young - but very bored. Her sober husband Rodney, who works at the Ministry, is slightly balder and fatter than he once was. Wilmet would like to think she has changed rather less. Her interest wanders to the nearby church, where she can neglect her comfortable household in the more serious-minded company of three unmarried priests, and
Series title: Virago Modern Classics
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272 pages ; 20 cm.