Set in and around Glasgow and the Mediterranean of the early 1880s, this novel describes the triangle of affection between two doctors and a clever woman who has been created - not born - at the age of 25. This book won the Whitbread Novel of the Year Award and "The Guardian" Fiction Prize.
Winner of Guardian Fiction Prize 1992 Winner of Whitbread Prize (Novel) 1992 Winner of Whitbread Book Awards: Novel Category 1992
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