The Silence in the Garden

By: Trevor, William

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Book Condition: Near Fine

First edition. 1988 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 203, [5] pp. 8vo. Set in Carriglas, County Cork, this book tells of Sarah Pollexfen, who becomes a governess to the Rolleston family at the beginning of this century. Two wars later, she dies in the house that was once so magical for her. How and why that magic becomes tarnished is the main theme of the novel. William Trevor's first novel, The Old Boys, won the Hawthornden Prize in 1964. Since then he has received other honours for his work including the Royal Society of Literature Award, the Allied Irish Banks Prize for Literature and the Whitbread Prize for fiction. He is a member of the Irish Academy of Letters and has been awarded an honorary CBE. The author plans promotion tours in both Ireland and England.

Title: The Silence in the Garden

Author: Trevor, William

Categories: Modern First Editions, British & Irish,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: The Bodley Head: 1988

ISBN Number: 037031218X

ISBN Number 13: 9780370312187

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 2270209

Keywords: FICTION,