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Frost in May

Antonia White

Frost in May

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Published by Lester & Orpen Dennys in Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

WERC

StatementAntonia White.
SeriesA Virago modern classic
The Physical Object
Pagination220 p. ;
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18634988M
ISBN 100919630367

‘Frost in May is the unsurpassed novel of convent school life. This story of a clash between a determined young girl and an authoritarian regime is both perceptive and painfully emotional, convincing in every detail’ – Hermione Lee, Observer With a new introduction by Tessa HadleyAuthor: Antonia White.


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