The Day of The Butterfly Norah Lofts 1979 BCE HB DJ Pub. Doubleday & Co., Inc. Daisy Holt, fired from her first job as a nurse maid, seems destined for a life in a London brothel, but fortune had not reckoned with a kindly madam with a shrewd eye for a good investment. She spares Daisy and she is taught to become a dancer whose talents enchants the wealthy patrons. A wonderful novel of a woman whose beautiful spirit and faith in the future will delight the reader. HB BCE with DJ and has 310 pages.DJ: near new/tiny marks, Covers: near new/tiny dings, Pages: like new/initials and date inside front.