Dead Men's Shoes A Novel (Classic Reprint)

Książka

Dead Men's Shoes
A Novel (Classic Reprint)

  • Wydawnictwo: FB &c Ltd
  • EAN: 9781330185957
  • Ilość stron: 394
  • Format: 15.2x22.9cm
  • Oprawa: Miękka
Wysyłka:
Niedostępna
Powiadom o dostępności
Podaj swój e-mail a zostaniesz poinformowany jak tylko pozycja będzie dostępna.
×
Dodaj do Schowka
Zaloguj się
Przypomnij hasło
×
×
Cena 0 PLN
Nasza cena PLN
Oszczędzasz 0
Dodaj do Schowka
Zaloguj się
Przypomnij hasło
×
×

Opis: Dead Men's Shoes - Author Unknown

Excerpt from Dead Men's Shoes: A Novel

A girl-woman alone on Battersea Bridge, reading a letter in the December sunset - one of those mild autumnal afternoons which hang upon the skirts of winter. A girl in years - a woman in cares. Dark brown eyes set in a pale, sharply set face; mouth rosy and beautiful in form, but too firm in its lines to be altogether lovely in a woman. A girl whom the passers by look at interrogatively, wondering that so much beauty should go alone, and so poony clad. Her clothes are not common, but shabby - a black silk dress that has once been handsome and fashionable; a black felt hat trimmed with threadbare velvet; a sealskin jacket worn bald at the edges, and dull with exposure to hard weather; gloves which indicate that to be gloved at all has cost the wearer a struggle; boots whose decay is no less evident than the symmetry of the slender feet they cover. She walks listlessly up and down the pavement of the bridge - just the one quiet promenade to be found in this neighbourhood - reading a letter from home, or the place which was her home two years ago. She has seen much of the world during these two years - in her own opinion too much, for she has seen not the fair and shining fabric in life's loom, but the ragged sleave thereof.

About the Publisher

Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com

This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.


Szczegóły: Dead Men's Shoes - Author Unknown

Nazwa: Dead Men's Shoes A Novel (Classic Reprint)
Autor: Author Unknown
Wydawnictwo: FB &c Ltd
Kod paskowy: 9781330185957
Języki: angielski
Ilość stron: 394
Format: 15.2x22.9cm
Oprawa: Miękka


Recenzje: Dead Men's Shoes - Author Unknown

Zaloguj się
Przypomnij hasło
×
×


Klienci, którzy kupili oglądany produkt kupili także: