A NoveleBook - 2000
In 1890s Boston, a 15-year-old upper-class girl is banished to a convent following an affair with a married doctor which left her pregnant. The girl is forced to surrender the child for adoption, but she subsequently goes to court to recuperate it, and eventually marries the doctor. A study in the mores and manners of the day.
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, 2000
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 453 p. ; 24 cm