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Elegy for Sam Emerson : a novel

Author: Hilary Masters
Publisher: Dallas, Tex. : Southern Methodist University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Middle-aged and nostalgic, restaurant owner Sam Emerson ruminates on his unconventional childhood as he faces the prospect of life without his much younger lover in pre-9/11 Pittsburgh.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Masters, Hilary.
Elegy for Sam Emerson.
Dallas, Tex. : Southern Methodist University Press, 2006
(OCoLC)607754959
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hilary Masters
ISBN: 0870745077 9780870745072
OCLC Number: 63808368
Description: 275 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Hilary Masters.

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Sam Emerson ruminates on his unconventional childhood as he faces the prospect of life without his much younger lover, and at the same time, deals with disposing of his mother's ashes and traveling  Read more...

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