Shutter of Snow

The Shutter of Snow by Emily Holmes Coleman . 1981 Penguin Virago edition (c/r 1930) 224 pages. Slight bend to cover corner, pages tanned, book in very good condition. Takes place in a mental hospital after a post-partum breakdown, funny in the mode of One Flew Over the Cukoo's Nest, but thirty years prior.

"She had to say it all and when it was said and when every word had been sealed into the night wind's casket, she would stop."

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