- 362 pages
- The Matriarch
- Charles MacKinnon
- 02 March 2017 Charles MacKinnon
Janet Darling,born in , the daughter of a clergyman, is a perfect embodiment of the Victorian virtues of duty and propriety, and yet as she growsinto a beautiful young woman and enters in marriage with a wealthy businessman, we see that Janet Darling is something She possesses an independence of mind andspirit that makes her unique and utterly unpredictableSeveral men fall completely in love with her Andrew Cunninghame is the harddriving, insensitive tycoon who is determined to get what he wants from Janet he teaches her about marriage Torquil MacRae, the tempestuous artists, is one of the world's highest paid painters when he iscommissioned to do Janet's portrait He teachers her about passion Mack Bradford, an art dealer, is a genuine American aristocrat from New England He teaches her about love.