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Green Dolphin street a novel by Elizabeth Goudge

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Published by Coward-McCann in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementby Elizabeth Goudge.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 345 p.
Number of Pages345
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16079809M

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Apr 28,  · On Green Dolphin Street is another attempt to call forth a period in history, and a special place. As the novel opens, it is in Washington. Charlie van der Linden is a British diplomat, an. Nov 05,  · Search for "Green Dolphin Street" on Share this Rating. Title: Green Dolphin Street () / Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? A bachelor author of sleazy books moves to a family-oriented subdivision where he becomes an unofficial relationship advisor to unhappy local housewives, to the dismay of their /10(K). Green Dolphin Street may refer to: Green Dolphin Street (novel), a historical novel by Elizabeth Goudge Green Dolphin Street (film), a MGM film starring Lana Turner, based on the novel See also [ . When Marianne arrives aboard the ship The Green Dolphin, William makes the gallant decision not to reveal his mistake. His mistake sets in motion a marriage hat is difficult, but teaches them both that steadfast love which is chosen is stronger than the passion of love at first sight. Green Dolphin Street () by Elizabeth Goudge4/4(1).

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