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Author: Lydia Davis
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A woman attempts to recover from a failed love affair by writing a novel on the subject and finds it a difficult task. The hardest part is the chronology, who did what to whom first. She describes the affair in narrative form, without dialogue, from its happy beginnings--he was good looking, a poet, 12 years her junior--to the sordid finale when she turned to stalking him. By the author of Break It Down.
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Genre/Form: Love stories
Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lydia Davis
ISBN: 0374148317 9780374148317 9780312423711 0312423713
OCLC Number: 30109917
Description: 231 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Lydia Davis.

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A woman attempts to recover from a failed love affair by writing a novel on the subject and finds it a difficult task. The hardest part is the chronology, who did what to whom first. She describes the affair in narrative form, without dialogue, from its happy beginnings--he was good looking, a poet, 12 years her junior--to the sordid finale when she turned to stalking him. By the author of Break It Down.

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