Considering her narrow, rigid upbringing, it was not surprising that Philippa had been a complete "ugly duckling", but now, in her new-found independence, she was rapidly turning into a swan. She found a pleasant job, with an agreeable family, and a most attractive man was taking an interest in her. And then, just as her happiness was at its height, the jealousy of another woman threatened to destroy it.
Used availability for Eleanor Farnes's The Flight of the Swan
January 1969 : UK Paperback