Paperback Someone at a distance / by Dorothy Whipple.
Publication year: 2008
Edition: [New ed.] / with a new preface by Nina Bawden.
Publisher: London : Persephone,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781906462000 (pbk.) : 1906462003 (pbk.) :
This ed. originally published: 1999.
Avery North has been contentedly married to Ellen for 20 years, they have two children and live in the rural commuter belt outside London. Then his mother advertises for a companion, and the French girl who arrives sets her sights on Avery, callously threatening the happy marriage.
Series title: Persephone classics
xi, 413 p. ; 20 cm.