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By Simon Grennan

ISBN-10: 0224102206

ISBN-13: 9780224102209

England, 1873. John Caldigate, a tender gentleman, will get into debt playing and comes to a decision to aim his success within the gold fields of recent South Wales. at the outward trip, he gives you to marry Mrs Smith, a divorced actress who's vacationing within the related send. Returning domestic a wealthy guy, John marries Hester, the lover he left at the back of. quickly, Mrs Smith additionally returns from Australia, penniless, and claims that she is already his wife.

Inspired via Anthony Trollope’s 1879 novel John Caldigate, Dispossession embeds the reader in a uniquely wrought event of the mid-nineteenth century, together with the 1st ever visual appeal of the Aboriginal Wiradjuri language in a picture novel.

Taking precise good thing about the picture shape to conjure the cloth global of the Victorian period in a glittering waltz of extreme color and deep shadow, Dispossession is a virtuoso and extremely affecting picture novel by way of a grasp visible storyteller.

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