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by Victoria Holt
Author: Victoria Holt
Publisher: Ulverscroft (August 1969)
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Also by Victoria Holt. Mount Mellyn may be a magnificent mansion; Connan TreMellyn may be as romantic as his name sounds; but that will be no concern of yours.
Also by Victoria Holt. You will be confined to below stairs, or perhaps to the attics above stairs, concerned only with the care of little Alvean. What strange names these people had!
Mistress of Mellyn was the first Gothic romance novel written by Eleanor Hibbert under the pen name Victoria Holt. A young woman, Martha Leigh, is hired as a governess by Connan TreMellyn, a widower, for his daughter, Alvean.
Mistress of Mellyn was the first Gothic romance novel written by Eleanor Hibbert under the pen name Victoria Holt. Martha travels to Cornwall and becomes fascinated by her employer and his dead wife.
Mistress of Mellyn book. I've been doing alot of re-reads at the beginning of 2012; some from books of my childhood, others from books of my teen years. For the most part, these re-reads have stood the test of time between readings. Whether this is because of nostalgia or their overall quality it's hard to determine. Regardless, it's generally been a positive re-reading experience.
There are two courses open to a gentlewoman when she finds herself in penurious circumstances, my Aunt Adelaide had said. As the train carried me through wooded hills and past green meadows, I was taking this second course; partly, I suppose, because I had never had an opportunity of trying the former. I pictured myself as I must appear to my fellow travellers if they bothered.
The gulls seemed to screech on a melancholy note on such days as though they were warning us that life was a sorrowful affair. And in the humid climate the hydrangeas continued to flower blue, pink and yellow in enormous masses of bloom such as I should not have expected to find outside a hothouse. The roses went on flowering, and with them the fuchsias. When I went down to the village one day I saw a notice outside the church to the effect that the date of the horse show was fixed for the 1st of November. I went back and told Alvean.
Mount Mellyn stood as proud and magnificent as she had envisione. ut what about its master – Connan TreMellyn?
Author: Виктория Холт. Mount Mellyn stood as proud and magnificent as she had envisione. ut what about its master – Connan TreMellyn? Was Martha Leigh’s new employer as romantic as his name sounded? As she approached the sprawling mansion towering above the cliffs of Cornwall, an odd chill of apprehension overcame her. TreMellyn’s young daugher, Alvean, proved as spoiled and difficult as the three governesses before Martha had discovered.
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