"Quite simply one of the funniest satirical novels of the last century." —Nancy Pearl, NPR´s Morning Edition
The deliriously entertaining Cold Comfort Farm
is "very probably the funniest book ever written" (The Sunday Times
, London), a hilarious parody of D. H. Lawrence´s and Thomas Hardy´s earthy, melodramatic novels. When the recently orphaned socialite Flora Poste descends on her relatives at the aptly named Cold Comfort Farm in deepest Sussex, she finds a singularly miserable group in dire need of her particular talent: organization.
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