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The Parting Glass

  • Gina Marie Guadagnino
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  • ISBN-10: 1432864122
  • ISBN-13: 9781432864125
  • DDC: Fic
  • Shipping Weight: 1.40 lbs ( .64 kgs)
  • 470 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released April 2019

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By day, Mary Ballard is lady’s maid to Charlotte Walden, wealthy and accomplished belle of 19th-century New York City high society. Mary loves Charlotte with a passion beyond a servant’s devotion, but Charlotte would never trust Mary again if she knew about her past. On her nights off, Mary sheds her proper lady’s maid persona and becomes her true self — Irish exile Maire O’Farren — in the arms of a prostitute and as drinking companion to members of a dangerous secret society. But Charlotte has a secret of her own. And when the truth of their overlapping double lives begins to unravel, Mary finally learns that her fate lies in her hands alone.