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Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont

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4 out of 5
Based on 13 Ratings and 13 Reviews

Book Description
Mrs Palfrey arrives at the Claremont Hotel, where she will spend the rest of her days. Her fellow residents live off crumbs of affection and fascination with the hotel meals. They fight off their enemies: boredom and death. Then one day Mrs Palfrey encounters the handsome young writer, Ludo, and learns that even the old can fall in love.
Book Information
PublisherChatto & Windus
BindingHardcover (17 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages224
Publication Date08/26/1971
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