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Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers UK
Date: January 2013
Duration: 2 hours 50 minutes
The book that finally won Beryl Bainbridge a Booker prize: by popular vote the Best of Beryl.
Beryl Bainbridge's most popular novel explores the nature of love and obsession, as foster child Myrtle follows Master Georgie from the slums of nineteenth century Liverpool to the battlefields of the Crimea, where tragedy ensues.