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Cover of: Peter's mother | Mrs. Henry de la Pasture
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Synopsis - Lady Mary orphaned and brought up by a guardian was prevailed by him to marry him. Normally a bright gay girl she put aside her own feelings and devoted herself to her husband to make herself the perfect wife and mother. Only to find years later that her son Peter decides to go to Africa to fight in the war without so much as a goodbye. Her elderly husband also passes away at the same time. Her life begins to open up from the formally reclusive life under her husbands strict regime and she falls in love with John Crewys.

However the possibilities for the future change when her beloved son returns from an arduous campaign in Africa and needs to be nursed back to health and fitness. However he has quite rigid ideas about he believes his poor mother should live her life even though he himself falls in love and prepares once more to desert the family home, leaving his poor mother under his instructions to remove to the Dower House along with two elderly aunts with whom she has never got on.

Classifications

Library of Congress PZ3.D374 P

11 editions First published in 1906

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Cover of: Peter's Mother
May 30, 2006, IndyPublish.com
Peter's Mother
Hardcover in English
Cover of: Peter's Mother (Large Print Edition)
November 9, 2006, BiblioBazaar
Peter's Mother (Large Print Edition)
Paperback in English
Cover of: Peter's Mother
November 9, 2006, BiblioBazaar
Peter's Mother
Paperback in English
Cover of: Peter's Mother
November 3, 2006, Hard Press
Peter's Mother
Paperback in English
Cover of: Peter's Mother
May 30, 2006, IndyPublish.com
Peter's Mother
Paperback in English
Cover of: Peter's Mother
June 30, 2004, Kessinger Publishing
Peter's Mother
Paperback in English
Cover of: Peter's mother
1919, John Murray
Peter's mother
Hardback
Cover of: Peter's mother.
1912, E.P. Dutton & Company
Peter's mother.
- New ed., with introduction, by Mrs. Henry De La Pasture ...
Cover of: Peter's mother
1910, S. French
Peter's mother
in English
Cover of: Peter's mother
1907, Dutton
Peter's mother
- New ed., with introduction.
Cover of: Peter's mother
1906, Dutton
Peter's mother
in English - New ed

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