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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English



  • Australia


  • Women -- Australia -- Fiction.

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Edition Notes

StatementColleen McCullough ; [illustrated by Peter Chapman].
SeriesA Hutchinson novella
LC ClassificationsPR9619.3.M32 L3x 1987c
The Physical Object
Pagination132 p. :
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2500305M
ISBN 100091706009
LC Control Number87673497

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When I started reading The Ladies of Missalonghi, during the first portion of the book, I often wondered why I was wasting time with this story. By the time Missy made her first decision to speak out independently, however, I began to take an interest in her story and the writer's craft as the book progressed/5(77). Very well written, women who could do something about their situation and eventually make the ending a happy one. How they did it is the story of the "Ladies of Missalonghi"I would recommend this book to men as well as women because of the quality of its writing/5().   THE LADIES OF MISSALONGHI is the story of Missy Wright, a 33 year-old-woman who has had a very dismal life. She lives with her widowed mother and maiden aunt in a small town called Byron in the Blue Mountains of Australia. The three ladies are part of the very large and self-important Hurlingford by: 1. The Ladies of Missalonghi. By: Read this book many years ago and lent it to several friends/family. All of them enjoyed it very much, most of them unable to put it down until they had finished it. Please note, the description is incorrect in relation to Missy Wright. She is a actually a spinster living with her mother and aunt rather than.

  Colleen McCullough is the author of The Thorn Birds, Tim, An Indecent Obsession, A Creed for the Third Millennium, The Ladies of Missalonghi, The First Man in Rome, The Grass Crown, Fortune's Favorites, Caesar's Women, Caesar, and other novels. She lives with her husband on Norfolk Island in the South Pacific/5(19). Free download or read online The Ladies of Missalonghi pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in January 1st , and was written by Colleen McCullough. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format. The main characters of this fiction, historical story are Una, Alicia Marshall/5. Editions for The Ladies of Missalonghi: (Hardcover published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback published in Cited by: 1.   Ladies of Missalonghi, Colleen McCullough, Federay Holmes, Fiction & Literature>Historical Fiction, >Fiction & Literature, Lamplight Audiobooks, 5. Play Sample. Give as a Gift. Send this book as a Gift! Book Rating (1) Narrator Rating (1) The Ladies of Missalonghi. Unabridged Audiobook Play it Free. With Day Free Trial. Download Free.

Read new romance book reviews, posts from your favorite authors, samples, exciting digital first publications and e-book specials. Ladies of Missalonghi. by Colleen McCullough. We'd love you to buy this book, and hope you find this page convenient in locating a place of purchase.   "The Ladies of Missalonghi" is an interesting read, but so very similar both in plot and in the characters that are in the earlier Montgomery book, that it is like the Prince Edward Island setting has just been transferred to the Blue Mountains in Australia and given an extra touch of feminism and crudeness/5(). The Ladies of Missalonghi This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. Sometimes fairy toles can come true-even for plain, shy spinsters like Missy Wright. Neither as pretty as cousin Alicianor as domineering as mother Drusilla, she seems doomed to aquiet life of near poverty at Missalonghi, her family's pitifullysmall homestead in Australia's Blue Mountains. But It's a brandnew century-the twentieth-a time for new thoughts and boldnew actions/5(19).