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The New Magdalen

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Author: Wilkie Collins

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Grace and Mercy are very different women, but are both caught up in the war between Germany and France. When Grace is hit by a loose shell, Mercy seizes the chance to escape her past as a fallen woman and convict by assuming Grace's identity and travelling to England.

Kathy

Beautiful, rich, clssic. Very enjoyable read and interesting study in character.


Kathy

Thihs is a brilliant novel using almost a stage play format to offer social criticism of the class system of the 1800's. Clearly drawn characters and endless twists and changes.


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