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The awakening

Author: Kate Chopin
Publisher: Thorndike, Me. : G.K. Hall, [1996?]
Series: G.K. Hall large print perennial bestseller collection.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the summer of her 28th year, Edna Pontellier and her children, along with the wives and families of other prospective businessmen, spend the summer in an idyllic coastal community away from their husbands and the sweltering heat of 1890s' New Orleans. Aware of deep yearnings that are unfulfilled by marriage and motherhood, Edna plunges into an illicit liaison that reawakens her long dormant desires, inflames her  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Large type books
Love stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Chopin
ISBN: 078381979X 9780783819792
OCLC Number: 35262275
Description: 257 p. (large print) ; 24 cm.
Series Title: G.K. Hall large print perennial bestseller collection.
Responsibility: Kate Chopin.

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In the summer of her 28th year, Edna Pontellier and her children, along with the wives and families of other prospective businessmen, spend the summer in an idyllic coastal community away from their husbands and the sweltering heat of 1890s' New Orleans. Aware of deep yearnings that are unfulfilled by marriage and motherhood, Edna plunges into an illicit liaison that reawakens her long dormant desires, inflames her heart, and eventually blinds her to all else.

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