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Cold Comfort Farm (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) (original 1932; edition 2006)
by Stella Gibbons, Roz Chast (Illustrator), Lynne Truss (Introduction)
Cold Comfort Farm by Stella Gibbons (1932)
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0143039598, Paperback)
Stella Gibbons' novel is a wickedly funny portrait of British rural life in the 1930s. Flora, a recently orphaned socialite, moves in with her country relatives, the gloomy Starkadders of Cold Comfort Farm.
A Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition with French flaps, rough front, and luxurious packaging
Features an introduction from Lynne Truss and cover illustrations by Roz Chast
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When a well-educated young socialite in 1930s England is left orphaned and unable to support herself at age twenty-two, she moves in with her eccentric relatives on their farm.
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