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The Aloe

By Katherine Mansfield

  • Paperback
  • £12.00

* One of Katherine Mansfield's most celebrated works

Linda Burnell dreams, listless and distant, whilst downstairs her mother sets in order the family's new home in the New Zealand countryside. Her vigorous and exhausting husband, Stanley, is at the office, but will return with eager and admiring eyes. Her children prepare lunch on a concrete step and her sister sings love songs to an imaginary young man.

Biographical Notes

Katherine Mansfield (1888-1923) was born in Wellington, New Zealand, but moved to Europe in 1903. In London she befriended modernist writers such as D.H Lawrence and Virginia Woolf.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780860685203
  • Publication date: 25 Apr 1985
  • Page count: 112
  • Imprint: Virago
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