By George Orwell
Without source of revenue of her personal, Dorothy Hare retains condominium for her quite unpleasant father, the Rector of Knype Hill, in East Anglia. Dorothy's tedious lifestyles is grew to become the wrong way up while she suffers an assault of amnesia and reveals herself at the streets of London with out reminiscence of who she is or how she acquired there. improving her reminiscence yet without skill to come back domestic, Dorothy unearths paintings first as a picker within the hop fields after which as a schoolmistress for the grasping Mrs. Creevy ahead of returning domestic to take care of her father.
First released in 1935, A Clergyman's Daughter was once George Orwell's moment and such a lot experimental novel. unhappy with it, Orwell however released the paintings for the cash, yet left directions that once his demise it was once to not be reprinted.
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