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The compelling biography of the beautiful, talented Garman sisters and the glittering, romantic era in which they lived. Each of the seven Garman sisters were strikingly beautiful, artistic and wild. Born around the turn of the nineteenth century, most of the siblings were to become involved in the radical literary and political circles of British life between the First and Second World Wars/5(26).
The Rare and the Beautiful is a historical novel that follows three of the Garman sisters from the s to the s. The book follows Kathleen, Mary, and Lorna through bohemian London and recounts their loves and lives. It starts with the Garman sisters parents and /5.
In fourteen short chapters, The Rare and the Beautiful -- inspired by the exquisite Garman Ryan art collection, bequeathed by Kathleen Garman and including works by Bonnard, Constable, Picasso, Degas, Pissarro, Braque, Modigliani, and van Gogh -- evokes the extraordinary milieu of scandal, high drama, and high culture that defined twentieth-century bohemia/5(7).
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English journalist and short-story writer Connolly (The Happiest Days, ) relates the bohemian adventures of the fabulously unconventional, beautiful, Garman children were born in the first decade of the 20th century to a prosperous country doctor and his cultured wife in England’s West Midlands, called the “Black Country” because of its numerous iron and coal : Cressida Connolly.
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The Rare and the Beautiful offers the first portrait of a beguiling band of eccentric siblings who possessed an uncanny ability to turn heads, break hearts, and spark creative genius. Set against the exciting backdrop of London's decadent subculture, it evokes their extraordinary milieu of high culture, drama, and scandal.
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