The Pastor's Wife: A Virago Modern Classic (VMC)*A novel sparkling with von Arnim's characteristic wit and irony*Exploits the theme of the bondage of women -- as daughters and wives*With an Afterword by Lisa St Aubin de Teran
by Elizabeth von Arnim
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The Pastor's Wife: A Virago Modern Classic Summary
Ingeborg Bullivant, the put-upon daughter of the Bishop of Redchester, suddenly becomes possessed by the demon Rebellion and takes a week's tour to Lucerne. Constantly in the company of a ponderous German pastor, she is put into a quandary when he proposes marriage. Faced with her father's wrath on her return, however, Ingeborg accepts her Herr Dremmel with simple relief.But the role of a pastor's wife in East Prussia is not as Ingeborg had imagined, for she has merely exchanged one set of rules for another . . .
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The Pastor's Wife: A Virago Modern Classic (VMC)
Elizabeth von Arnim
Little, Brown Book Group
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