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Beasts

Author: Joyce Carol Oates
Publisher: New York, NY : Carroll & Graf, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Carroll & Graf edView all editions and formats
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Set against the drug-induced backdrop of the 1970s, a powerful novel follows talented Gillian Brauer, a junior at Catamount College, who falls in love with the bohemian existence of rebellious professor Andre Harrow and his sculptress wife Dorcas, as she becomes addicted to their world and soon learns the true meaning of Dorcas's motto "We are beasts and this is our consolation."
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Genre/Form: Fiction
College stories
Psychological fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joyce Carol Oates
ISBN: 0786708964 9780786708963
OCLC Number: 48513006
Notes: "An Otto Penzler book."
Description: 138 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Joyce Carol Oates.

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Set against the drug-induced backdrop of the 1970s, a powerful novel follows talented Gillian Brauer, a junior at Catamount College, who falls in love with the bohemian existence of rebellious professor Andre Harrow and his sculptress wife Dorcas, as she becomes addicted to their world and soon learns the true meaning of Dorcas's motto "We are beasts and this is our consolation."

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