In chancery, and Awakening
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New York Scribner, [1969].
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viii, 286 pages 21 cm.
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Cape Cod Community College Wilkens Library - Third FloorPR6013 .A5 I37On Shelf
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Published
New York Scribner, [1969].
Language
English

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General Note
Sequel to The man of property; sequel: To let.
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In Chancery is the second novel of the Forsyte Saga trilogy by John Galsworthy and was originally published in 1920, some fourteen years after The Man of Property. Like its predecessor it focuses on the personal affairs of a wealthy upper middle class English family.
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Awakening: Little Jolyon, Jon, awakens to the beauty that surrounds him, the beauty that is his mother, and the love personified that is his father, even as his days are spent in play about the home Robin Hill that is now his parents' in more than one sense - his grandfather bought it from her ex-husband the first cousin of Jo, Young Jolyon, the father of Jon, after the architect Bosinney who was her first love died and she fled from her husband. Jon knows nothing of the history, and his blissful life is carried on the wings of imagination where he plays out every possible scenario from every book he reads, so his half sister Holly returning with her husband and second cousin Val from South Africa (where they married during Boer war and stayed to raise horses) finds him painted blue head to toe, playing by himself in the garden.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Galsworthy, J. (1969). In chancery: and Awakening . Scribner.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Galsworthy, John, 1867-1933. 1969. In Chancery: And Awakening. Scribner.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Galsworthy, John, 1867-1933. In Chancery: And Awakening Scribner, 1969.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Galsworthy, John. In Chancery: And Awakening Scribner, 1969.

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