A Presbyterian minister from Scotland arrives in 19th-century New Zealand with his unhappy wife, and enjoys the botanical and carnal pleasures of Dunedin.
His expulsion from this naturalists' paradise has unpleasant consequences for his middle-aged grandchildren decades later.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 339 pages
- Publisher: Vintage Publishing
- Publication Date: 01/07/1999
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780099284192