Who Was Changed And Who Was Dead Paperback / softback
Part of the Virago Modern Classics series
At the beginning of June the river floods, ducks swim through the drawing-room windows and Ebin Willowd rows his daughters round the submerged garden.
The grandmother dresses in magenta for her seventy-first birthday whist drive and looks forward to the first prize of pate de fois gras.
Later Ives the gardener leads a morose procession up river, dragging her to a funeral in a black-draped punt.
The miller goes mad and drowns himself and a cottage is set alight.
Villagers keep dying and at the house on a river, plates are thrown across the luncheon table and a tortoise through a window.
The newspaper asks 'Who will be smitten by the fatal madness next?'
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 160 pages
- Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
- Publication Date: 15/01/1987
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780860686774