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Sleeping Waters
Title : Sleeping Waters
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ISBN : 9781939140005
Language : English
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 404

Father John Anger is worn down from a hard life as a Catholic priest ministering to the poor of London's slums. He travels to a remote village in Dartmoor seeking to recover his health by means of the salubrious air and medicinal waters, and he anticipates a long and tedious convalescence in the sleepy place. But Anger soon finds that despite the village's rustic appearancFather John Anger is worn down from a hard life as a Catholic priest ministering to the poor of London's slums. He travels to a remote village in Dartmoor seeking to recover his health by means of the salubrious air and medicinal waters, and he anticipates a long and tedious convalescence in the sleepy place. But Anger soon finds that despite the village's rustic appearance, it holds as much drama and tragedy as even London. Curgenven, a humpbacked dwarf and scheming attorney, has a diabolical plot to steal the ignorant villagers' land and resell it at a huge profit. Anger resolves to thwart the lawyer's plan, but he


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Sleeping Waters Reviews

  • Rebecca

    Read this for a British and American lit class. I enjoyed the story and characters. Travena (aka Ernest Henham), according to my professor, belongs on the must read list. After reading this book I agree with him.