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Two quiet lives

David Cecil

Two quiet lives

Dorothy Osborne and Thomas Gray.

by David Cecil

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Constable in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Osborne, Dorothy, -- b.1627.,
  • Gray, Thomas, -- 1716-1771.

  • ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13972242M

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After devoting years to keeping separate her “Lindbergh life” and her everyday life on her farm, she now finds herself able to make peace with her two.