The Beginning of Spring - Penelope FitzgeraldCollins, 1988, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Near Fine - in Near Fine DJ.
Frank Reid had been born and brought up in Moscow. His father emigrated there in the 1870s and started a print-works which, by 1913, had shrunk from what it was when Frank inherited it. In the very early part of that year, to add to his troubles, Nellie, Frank's wife, caught the train from the Alexander Station back westwards, without explanation. How is a reasonable man like Frank to Cope? What should he do?
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