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Couples

Author: John Updike
Publisher: New York : Ballantine, 1982, ©1968
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Preschool : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Couples is the book that has been assailed for its complete frankness and praised as an artful, seductive, savagely graphic portrait of love, marriage, and adultery in America. But be it damned or hailed, Couples drew back the curtain forever on sex in suburbia in the late twentieth century. A classic, it is one of those books that will be read -- and remembered -- for a long time to come. -- Description from  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Preschool
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Updike
ISBN: 0449207978 9780449207970 0449200418 9780449200414
OCLC Number: 19228575
Notes: "A Fawcett Crest book."
"This ed. published by arrangement with Alfred A. Knopf."
Description: 480 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: by John Updike.

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Couples is the book that has been assailed for its complete frankness and praised as an artful, seductive, savagely graphic portrait of love, marriage, and adultery in America. But be it damned or hailed, Couples drew back the curtain forever on sex in suburbia in the late twentieth century. A classic, it is one of those books that will be read -- and remembered -- for a long time to come. -- Description from http://www.powells.com (June 5, 2012.).

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