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Other Men's Daughters.

STERN, Richard.

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ISBN 10: 0525172459 / ISBN 13: 9780525172451
Published by E.P. Dutton & Co., New York, 1973
Hardcover
From Main Street Fine Books & Mss, ABAA (Galena, IL, U.S.A.)

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8vo. Black cloth spine with gilt lettering and green paper over boards, pictorial dust jacket. 2443pp. Very good/very good. A tight and handsome first edition of this fiction set at Harvard about a middle-aged academic and a young female student, signed boldly by Stern in blue ballpoint on the front flyleaf. Rather uncommon, especially signed. The prolific Stern (1928-2013) taught at the University of Chicago and cranked out two score of award-winning fiction and nonfiction -- "Other Men's Daughters" being his best known work. Bookseller Inventory # 37499

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Title: Other Men's Daughters.

Publisher: E.P. Dutton & Co., New York

Publication Date: 1973

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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Synopsis:

Written by one of America's finest contemporary novelists, Other Men's Daughters is the story of an intense love affair between a middle-aged professor and a young woman, wise and worldly beyond her years.

One reviewer writes, "I...was struck not simply by its psychological depth but particularly by the combination of toughness and tenderness through which romantic love was represented and discussed. The lack of sentimentality (in a novel about the refusal to live a life without love) was immensely important to me...and is likely ...to be immensely important ...today."

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This novel about a professor's affair with his student should appeal to younger audiences who haven't been introduced to Richard Stern yet.

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