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Author: Joan Silber
Publisher: New York ; London : W.W. Norton & Company, ©2013 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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This collection of interconnected stories begins with the anarchist daughter of missionaries in Manhattan who runs away to be an activist and ends with a wealthy young adulterer in Paris who is outsmarted by the object of his desire.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joan Silber
ISBN: 0393088707 9780393088700 039334889X 9780393348897
OCLC Number: 857404715
Description: 255 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Fools --
The hanging fruit --
Two opinions --
Better --
Going too far --
Buying and selling.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Joan Silber.

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A dazzling new collection of interconnected stories by the National Book Award finalist.  Read more...

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