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Life in a liberty bodice

Christabel Burniston

Life in a liberty bodice

random recollections of a Yorkshire childhood

by Christabel Burniston

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Published by Smith Settle in Otley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Burniston, Christabel, -- 1953-,
  • Yorkshire (England) -- Social life and customs.,
  • Yorkshire (England) -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Previous ed.: 1991.

    StatementChristabel Burniston ; colour illustrations by Margaret Clarkson.
    ContributionsClarkson, Margaret.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii,225p. :
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22138438M
    ISBN 101858250560
    OCLC/WorldCa35784961

      Growing up in London we got used to the acrid smelling pea-soupers and my anxious mother would send me to school trussed up like a turkey. I would wear a vest, liberty bodice, blouse, pinafore dress, jumper and finally a raincoat. No wonder I .   I’ve been dying to visit Culver City, California’s romance-only book store, The Ripped Bodice, since it opened in Since I live in Birmingham, Alabama, though, it might be a while before I can make it out there.


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