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Because it is bitter, and because it is my heart

Author: Joyce Carol Oates
Publisher: New York : Dutton, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Iris Courtney, a young white woman living in upstate New York in the decade prior to the civil rights movement, begins a clandestine relationship with Jinx Fairchild, a black man who had defended her in a fatal street fight with a white man.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
Because it is bitter, and because it is my heart.
New York : Dutton, 1990
(OCoLC)556100243
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joyce Carol Oates
ISBN: 0525248609 9780525248606
OCLC Number: 20595707
Notes: "A William Abrahams book."
Description: 405 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Joyce Carol Oates.

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Iris Courtney, a young white woman living in upstate New York in the decade prior to the civil rights movement, begins a clandestine relationship with Jinx Fairchild, a black man who had defended her in a fatal street fight with a white man.

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