Giant's Bread

written under the pseudonym Mary Westmacott
William Collins & Sons, London, 1930
Doubleday, NewYork, 1930


Vernon Deyre is a sensitive and brilliant musician, even a genius. But there is a high price to be paid for his talent, especially by his family and the two women in his life. His sheltered childhood in the home he loves has not prepared Vernon for the harsh reality of his adult years, and in order to write the great masterpiece of his life, he has to make a crucial decision with no time left to count the cost...


Book I Abbots Puissants
Book II Nell
Book III Jane
Book IV War
Book V George Green

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Musique barbare

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Singendes Glas

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Falskt ackord

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Il Pane del Gigante / Nell e Jane / Passione d'altri tempi

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Un amor sin nombre

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O Gigante / Entre dois amores

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Το θηρίο στο πιάνο

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Obrův chléb

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Az Óriás kenyere

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Chleb olbrzyma / Cena Geniuszu

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Pâinea Gigantului

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