The Ladies

The Ladies

Book - 1993
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This is a touching, imaginative retelling of the story of two of history's most interesting characters: Eleanor Butler and Sarah Ponsonby, well-born Irish women who defied all conventions of their 18th-century Irish homeland and eloped to the small hamlet of Llangollen in Wales, where they lived as a married couple. There, removed from the eyes of the world, they hoped to live out their quiet lives. but the world outside gradually came to claim the ladies - first out of curiosity, but eventually on the basis of profound respect and even love.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., 1993
Copyright Date: ©1984
ISBN: 9780393310924
0393310922
Branch Call Number: FIC
Characteristics: 210 pages ; 22 cm

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