The Villa Fiorita was on Lake Garda in northern Italy. The battle was for Fanny, the children's mother who had gone there with her lover, Rob Quillet, named as co-respondent in her recent divorce. So the children came to get their mother away from him. By the author of "Black Narcissus".
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Book Description HarperCollins (paper), 1981. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0060805609