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The Sick Rose. by Erin. Kelly

The Sick Rose.

by Erin. Kelly

Publication: 1963

First edition. Fine in fine dust jacket. Paul has been led into a life of crime by his schoolyard protector, Daniel, but one night what started as petty theft turned fatal. Now, at nineteen, Paul must bear witness against his friend to avoid imprisonment. Louisa has her own dark secrets. Having fled from them many years ago she now spends her days steeped in history, renovating the grounds of a crumbling Elizabethan mansion. but her fragile peace is shattered when she meets Paul; he's the image of the one person she never thought she'd see again. A relationship develops between them, and Louisa starts to believe she can experience the happiness she had given up on.

Inventory Number: 31208

$45.00