Author: Henry Wood
Title: East Lynne
Original publication date: 1861
Publisher: London ; New York : Macmillan
Characters: Lady Isabel Carlyle, Sir Francis Levison, The Earl of Severn, Barbara Hare, Richard Hare, Cornelia Carlyle, Archibald Carlyle,
Book awards: Guardian 1000 (Love),
First words: In an easy-chair of the spacious and handsome library of his town-house, sat William, Earl of Mount Severn.
Quotations: How fared it with Lady Isabel? Just as it must be expected to fare, when a high-principled gentlewoman falls from her pedestal. Never had she experienced a moment's calm, or peace, or happiness, since the fatal night of quitting her home. She had taken a blind leap in a moment of wild passion; when,
Last words: 'Oh, Barbara, never forget - never forget that the only way to ensure peace in the end, is, to strive always to be doing right, unselfishly, under God.'
Contributor: University of California Libraries
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