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The Gown of Glory by Agnes Sligh Turnbull

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The Gown of Glory is a 1952 novel by the American writer Agnes Sligh Turnbull (1888–1982). It is set in a fictional rural village of Ladykirk,

The story begins in 1881 when the Reverend David Lyall brings his new wife from the city to his rural manse expecting to stay only a year. Twenty-five years and three grown children later, David is still the spiritual leader of the Calvinist congregation. The plot explores the small joys and quiet griefs of a minister's life as well as what happens when a wealthy young man falls in love with the minister's daughter.

The book is a gorgeous read This is a sweet and gentle story set in a small town in 1900, describing the ups and downs of village life from the point of view of the local pastor and his family. The story is nicely paced, and not sugary.
The condition is good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. The dust jacket in quite good condition with some damage to the edges All pages are intact and the cover and spine are firm and intact.

Item details

Author(s):
Agnes Sligh Turnbull
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
19 X 13.5 cm
Edition:
1953
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
316
Publisher:
The Book Club, 1953
Title:
The Gown of Glory

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The Gown of Glory is a 1952 novel by the American writer Agnes Sligh Turnbull (1888–1982). It is set in a fictional rural village of Ladykirk,

The story begins in 1881 when the Reverend David Lyall brings his new wife from the city to his rural manse expecting to stay only a year. Twenty-five years and three grown children later, David is still the spiritual leader of the Calvinist congregation. The plot explores the small joys and quiet griefs of a minister's life as well as what happens when a wealthy young man falls in love with the minister's daughter.

The book is a gorgeous read This is a sweet and gentle story set in a small town in 1900, describing the ups and downs of village life from the point of view of the local pastor and his family. The story is nicely paced, and not sugary.
The condition is good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. The dust jacket in quite good condition with some damage to the edges All pages are intact and the cover and spine are firm and intact.

Author(s):
Agnes Sligh Turnbull
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
19 X 13.5 cm
Edition:
1953
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
316
Publisher:
The Book Club, 1953
Title:
The Gown of Glory

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