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The Cardinal's Snuff-Box

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First published in 1898, THE CARDINAL'S SNUFF-BOX is the first of Henry Harland's "Catholic" novels after his conversion in 1897. A charming and witty romance set in turn-of-the-century Italy, SNUFF-BOX tells the story of Peter Marchdale, an English novelist who takes a small villa in the Lombard countryside for the purposes of getting some serious writing done. Marchdale' ...more
Paperback, 196 pages
Published November 21st 2006 by Idylls Press (first published 1900)
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Mar 17, 2015 Ruth Paszkiewicz rated it liked it
A decent, simple story. However I found the prose a little clunky and the banter between characters annoying to start with.
Oct 24, 2015 Anna rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommended to Anna by: gkc, project gutenberg
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