A brilliant novel of the heart from the acclaimed author of Monekys and Lust & Other Stories. A conventional girl of 1917 Boston discovers unconventional stirrings when two men present her with proposals. For, in her world--from Beacon Hill to summers in Maine to grand tours of the Europe between the world wars--the choice of a husband defines a woman's life.
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Susan Minot was born in Boston in 1956 and now lives in New York City. Monkeys, her first novel, was published in 1986, for which she won the prestigious French award the Prix Femina Etranger. In 1989 she published a collection of short stories, Lust & Other Stories, and in 1992 her second novel, Folly.
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Book Description Houghton Mifflin, 1992. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1st. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0395603390
Book Description Houghton Mifflin, 1992. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: The author of the national bestseller Monkeys has written a new novel that will appeal to fans of The Age of Innocence. Set in 1917 New England, it is the story of a conventional girl with unconventional stirrings, in a world where the choosing of a husband determines a woman's life. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0395603390
Book Description Houghton Mifflin, 1992. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0395603390
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