Some tame gazelle: a novel

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"One of my favorites of Pym's novels, it turns a shrewd, mocking, but always affectionate eye on English country life 30 years ago. Pym's fans will feel completely at home when they step into the Jane Austen-like lives of Harriet and Belinda Bede."- Christian Science Monitor
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subject_facetClergy -- Fiction
Country life -- Fiction
Electronic books
England -- Fiction
Man-woman relationships -- Fiction
Middle-aged women -- Fiction
Sisters -- Fiction
title_displaySome tame gazelle
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Some tame gazelle : a novel [electronic resource] / Barbara Pym
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Country life
Electronic books
Man-woman relationships
Middle-aged women
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