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A good school : a novel

Author: Richard Yates
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press/S. Lawrence, ©1978.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this work, he offers a spare and autumnal novel about a New England prep school. At once a meditation on the twilight of youth and an examination of America's entry into World War II, A Good School tells the stories of William Grove, the quiet boy who becomes an editor of the school newspaper; Jack Draper, a crippled chemistry teacher; and Edith Stone, the schoolmaster's young daughter, who falls in love with  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Bildungsromans
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Yates, Richard, 1926-1992.
Good school.
New York : Delacorte Press/S. Lawrence, ©1978
(OCoLC)560843837
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Yates
ISBN: 0440032466 9780440032465
OCLC Number: 3965867
Description: 178 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Richard Yates.

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In this work, he offers a spare and autumnal novel about a New England prep school. At once a meditation on the twilight of youth and an examination of America's entry into World War II, A Good School tells the stories of William Grove, the quiet boy who becomes an editor of the school newspaper; Jack Draper, a crippled chemistry teacher; and Edith Stone, the schoolmaster's young daughter, who falls in love with most celebrated boy in the class of 1943.

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