Category Archives: Dodd Mead & Co.

Marian – Martha

Back when I found, read, and blogged on Butterfly Takes Command I was worried that I had hit a wall.  How was I going to find another vintage librarian career novel?  Fortunately, Marian-Martha came along.  At first, I hesitated.  This … Continue reading

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The Immortal Girl

This story about a “village old maid” transforming into a modern flapper in London may very well be one of my favorite of this era.  The Immortal Girl by Berta Ruck is an unusual hybrid of a book for it is … Continue reading

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