Written by the author of "One Man's Inheritance", "The Priest's Story" and "Destiny Our Choice", this novel tells of how Joseph Selby inherits a respectable solicitor's practice in Melbridge, but its expansion nearly destroys his family. His neglected wife finds consolation in the Lake District.
Used availability for John Attenborough's The Day of Small Things
November 1995 : UK Hardback
March 1994 : UK Hardback