The Barbara Pym Collection Volume Two

Less Than Angels and No Fond Return of Love
Product Number: EB00745225
Released: Dec 04, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781504057301
Publisher: Open Road Media
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Description

Two literary romantic novels from the New York Times-bestselling author of Excellent Women. Less Than Angels: In a story that explores the mating habits of humans, magazine writer Catherine Oliphant lives comfortably with anthropologist Tom Mallow-until he announces he's leaving her for a nineteen-year-old student. Though stunned by the betrayal, Catherine becomes fascinated by another anthropologist: a reclusive eccentric recently returned from Africa. Now Catherine must weigh her options and decide who she is and what she really wants. No Fond Return of Love: The course of true love does not run smoothly in this delightful comedy of manners set in 1960s London. Jilted by her fiance, Dulcie Mainwaring gives up on ever finding true love. Of course, that doesn't stop her from meddling in the romantic lives of others. Her friend Viola is enamored with a handsome editor, who in turn has eyes for Dulcie's young niece. Dulcie, meanwhile, for all her struggles may be falling back into love again.

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Author(s): Barbara Pym
Original Publish Date: Dec 04, 2018

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