Isabell Carr


Short Fiction

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The Story

Isabell Carr had left an unhappy home, and a stern father, when she went into service. Several years later, her father asks her to come home to the small family farm in Dumfriesshire, as he is getting old and needs her help. Upon her arrival home, Isabell discovers he has an unpleasant ulterior motive.

British publishing information

Periodical:   St James Magazine   Oct-Nov 1861

Series and Themes

Tales of Scotland

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