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The Resource My friends the Misses Kindness, Jane Duncan

My friends the Misses Kindness, Jane Duncan

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My friends the Misses Kindness
Title
My friends the Misses Kindness
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Jane Duncan
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Language
eng
Summary
After her husband's death and her own breakdown, from which she has been rescued by her good friend Sashie, Janet Sandison sets sail from her West Indian home to return to Scotland and make a new life for herself as an author. She is beset by doubts, but as the days pass aboard R.M.S. Mnemosyne the personalities and dramas of her fellow passengers claim her attention more and more, not least of all the puckish child Helga, and the three elephantine sisters, the Misses Kindness, whose mission in life is to make everyone as much like themselves as possible. Behind their backs they are soon nicknamed 'The Friendly Ones' for, like the Furies of Greek mythology, they must be placated as well as, if possible, avoided
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1910-1976
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Duncan, Jane
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no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Sandison, Janet (Fictitious character)
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My friends the Misses Kindness, Jane Duncan
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volume
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text
Control code
41736965
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
219 pages
Isbn
9781447298083
Media category
unmediated
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  • (Sirsi) 41736965
  • (Sirsi) 41736965
Label
My friends the Misses Kindness, Jane Duncan
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
41736965
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
219 pages
Isbn
9781447298083
Media category
unmediated
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 41736965
  • (Sirsi) 41736965

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