South Riding

South Riding

Winner of the James Tait Black Memorial Prize, Winifred Holtby's greatest novel was published posthumously

Winifred Holtby's masterpiece is a rich evocation of the lives and relationships of the characters of South Riding. Sarah Burton, the fiery young headmistressof the local girls' school; Mrs Beddows, the district's first alderwoman—based on Holtby's own mother; and Robert Carne, the conservative gentleman-farmer locked in a disastrous marriage—with whom the radical Sarah Burton falls in love. Showing how public decisions can mold the individual, this story offers a panoramic and unforgettable view of Yorkshire life.

Books Detail
Book Status Looks Like New
No Of Pages 492 Pages
Book Cover Paper Back
Author Name Winifred Holtby
Publisher Virago
Online Store Price Rs.550
ISBN-13 9780860689690

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