Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1971 - Всего страниц: 255
In name and by birth, Celia was a Dunne. She had inherited the beautiful old family home by the Rydd Water - but was she bound to live her life by the principles of her predecessors? Was there some hidden restraint that compelled her to heed the past? Celia's House is a moving and poignant story of the struggle between old and young: the older generation anxious to preserve the values they have helped create and their children, determined at all costs to make lives of their own.
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LibraryThing ReviewПользовательский отзыв - laytonwoman3rd - LibraryThing
A pure comfort read about a family in Scotland and the house they inhabit through the years between the two World Wars (mostly). When Miss Celia Dunne feels her time is running out, she makes a will ... Читать весь отзыв
LibraryThing ReviewПользовательский отзыв - fuzzi - LibraryThing
This was a thoroughly enjoyable and gentle look at a family living on an old estate in Scotland in the early to mid 1900s. The characters are not shallow, but well developed, and I found myself ... Читать весь отзыв