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The autobiography of a slander


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ISBN
1419153242,
9781419153242,
Language
English
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Subject BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Literary. -- bisacsh
Electronic books.
Electronic books. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00906854

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The sound waves set in motion by Mrs. O'Reilly's words were tumultuously heaving in the atmosphere when I sprang into being, a young but perfectly formed and most promising slander. A delicious odour of tea pervaded the drawing-room, it was orange-flower pekoe, and Mrs. O'Reilly was just handing one of the delicate Crown Derby cups to her visitor, Miss Lena Houghton.