The Twinkling of An Eye - F. C. RodgerPrivately Printed, 1998, Paperback.
Condition: Very Good. Slight colour differentiation to some parts of the text block. A little rubbed at the edges of the wraps. Pleasant.
Stephen Douglas, a University lecturer specialising in the Russian language, marries during the war Leda, a Slovakian refugee who has lost everything, including her family. She and Stephen are very much in love. Leda now finds herself a member of a close-knit, volatile Scottish family as well as of a Departmental circle of University friends. From the start it is a gripping love story shot with humour as well as tears and excitement.