Book description:Genre: Fiction
1st ed. of "A Family Romance".
ISBN 13: 9780140234060
Number of pages: 341
DOLLY and Jane - pretty Dolly, plain Jane - are the two poles between which this family antiromance swings in slow arcs, though swings seems a rather crudely energetic word to use for the careful movement that is characteristic of a Brookner plot.Dolly, Janes aunt by marriage, is a true primitive who is gifted for pleasure.
She is noisy, colourful, vulgar, and of o