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The Rise Of Mr. Warde

Duncan Sprott

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ISBN : 9780312069322
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220 pages
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Charles Warde is the son of a village minister whose elder brothers are the wealthy ones in the family. When Charles turns 21, however, he comes into a considerable sum of money and marries Marianne Lawes, a young woman known for her great beauty andMoreCharles Warde is the son of a village minister whose elder brothers are the wealthy ones in the family. When Charles turns 21, however, he comes into a considerable sum of money and marries Marianne Lawes, a young woman known for her great beauty and little else. Lasting for 13 years, their apparently perfect marriage ends in a vicious divorce and custody battle that lays bare the dark side of 19th-century British morality.