This book is part of our new pre-loved collection of second hand independently published books. It is in very good condition and also comes with the matching bookmark.
'a wealthy family gathers at the family home (a 2,000 acre country estate in Derbyshire) in the aftermath of the patriarch’s death; to mourn him, bury him and read his will. Jane Hervey restricts herself to four chapters, corresponding to four days, and the weight of the novel lies in the relationships between the old man’s surviving wife and adult children as they begin to realise what his death will mean.'
Vain Shadow is Persephone Book number 112.
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