Variation #165920B in which Martha, a widow, makes one of those marriages de convenance to guide and guard over the only son...

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THE MARRIAGE PACT

Variation #165920B in which Martha, a widow, makes one of those marriages de convenance to guide and guard over the only son of Jonathan Thornway and after the usual spitfire repartee -- they settle down to more serious things: a skating disaster in which the youngster is almost killed, a night raid in the pantry and an attack in the icehouse and of course -- love. . . . Do you take this book. . . for better or for worse. . . or more likely for the talcum powder commodity that it is.

Pub Date: Jan. 25, 1973

ISBN: N/A

Page Count: -

Publisher: Doubleday

Review Posted Online: N/A

Kirkus Reviews Issue: Jan. 1, 1973