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A life"s ransom.

John Westland Marston

A life"s ransom.

by John Westland Marston

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Published by Lacy in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesFrench"s acting edition -- 804
The Physical Object
Pagination52p. ;
Number of Pages52
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17240044M

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In fact, even the burial mounds are supporting a kind of "life" by furnishing people with wood and valuables. This, again, points to the ways in which life and death are intertwined in Ransom. The orphaned children, meanwhile, are the flipside to the main form of loss depicted in the novel; unlike Priam, who has a lost a child, these children. Eve's Ransom is a novel by George Gissing, first published in as a serialisation in the Illustrated London features the story of a mechanical draughtsman named Maurice Hilliard, who comes into some money, which enables him to live without working. As part of his resulting travels, he meets and falls in love with Eve Madeley, a book keeper.

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