Viewing Entry - Cousin Phillis (E14741) by Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn.
Playing time for epub/audio formats : 3 hours 30 minutes
Author / Responsible party
Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn.
Domestic fiction. Cousins -- Fiction. Unrequited love -- Fiction. Clergy -- England -- Fiction. Pastoral fiction.
Paul Manning is working away from home as the assistant to Mr Holdsworth, a managing railroad engineer. He makes contact with his distant relatives, the Holmans, who live nearby and welcome him into their family. When Paul aslo introduces Mr Holdsworth to the Holmans, a mutual attraction forms between the older man and Paul's cousin, the naive Phillis. However, an impending move to Canada places their blossoming relationship under threat.