Book reviews - Helen Vardon's Confession

Helen Vardon's Confession


Author: R. Austin Freeman
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To every woman there comes a day (and that all too soon) when she receives the first hint that Time, the harvester, has not passed her by unnoticed. The waning of actual youth may have passed with but the faintest regret, if any; regret for the lost bud being merged in the triumph at the glory of the opening blossom. But the waning of womanhood is another matter. Old age has no compensations to offer for those delights that it steals away. At least, that is what I understand from those who know, for I must still speak on the subject from hearsay, having received from Father Time but the very faintest and most delicate hint on the subject.[...]

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US publication:
1922
Detective:
n/a
Genre:
novels
Amazon Price:
$13.49

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