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THE LOVE LETTERS - Elpidio and Alicia


Publisher:  The National Historical Commission of the Philippines

No. of Pages:  48

An intimate look at the lives of Elpidio R. Quirino and his wife Alicia as a young married couple.  Elpidio worked in Manila as a lawyer and Alicia, a young mother stayed in Vigan with her family.  The letters they wrote to each other reveal their love and challenges.  The book takes you back in time before World War II.