The Small House at AllingtoneBook - 2016
From Library Staff
The story of John Eames, Adolphus Crosbie, and Lily Dale. Trollope masterfully sketches all of his characters with such finesse that they seem like real people you can know and like. A slow and gentle read, full of humanity and wit.
Engaged to the ambitious and self-serving Adolphus Crosbie, Lily Dale is devastated when he jilts her for the aristocratic Lady Alexandrina. Although crushed by his faithlessness, Lily still believes she is bound to her unworthy former fiance for life and therefore condemned to remain single afte... Read More »