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John Galsworthy

The Forsyte Saga - Complete

1,126 printed pages
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Impressions

  • puddle88shared an impressionlast year
    👍Worth reading

    Classy, but entertaining

  • gal3011shared an impression7 years ago
    💡Learnt A Lot
    🎯Worthwhile

  • Aloka Sumeet Puthlishared an impression5 years ago
    👍Worth reading

Quotes

  • Юлияhas quoted10 years ago
    Difficult to believe it was so long ago; he felt young still! Of all his thoughts, as he stood there counting his cigars, this was the most poignant, the most bitter. With his white head and his loneliness he had remained young and green at heart. And those Sunday afternoons on Hampstead Heath, when young Jolyon and he went for a stretch along the Spaniard's Road to Highgate, to Child's Hill, and back over the Heath again to dine at Jack Straw's Castle--how delicious his cigars were then! And such weather! There was no weather now.
  • Ireesshas quoted10 years ago
    When a Forsyte was engaged, married, or born, the Forsytes were present; when a Forsyte died—but no Forsyte had as yet died; they did not die; death being contrary to their principles, they took precautions against it, the instinctive precautions of highly vitalized persons who resent encroachments on their property.
  • puddle88has quotedlast year
    all he could tell she might want to take up a profession, become a doctor or solicitor, some nonsense.

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