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Loving Frank : a novel

Auteur : Nancy Horan
Éditeur : New York : Ballantine Books, ©2007.
Édition/format :   Livre : Fiction : Anglais : 1st edVoir toutes les éditions et les formats
Base de données :WorldCat
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Publisher description: I have been standing on the side of life, watching it float by. I want to swim in the river. I want to feel the current. So writes Mamah Borthwick Cheney in her diary as she struggles to justify her clandestine love affair with Frank Lloyd Wright. Four years earlier, in 1903, Mamah and her husband, Edwin, had commissioned the renowned architect to design a new home for them. During the  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme : Love stories
Biographical fiction
Fiction
Personne nommée : Frank Lloyd Wright; Mamah Bouton Borthwick; Mamah Bouton Borthwick; Frank Lloyd Wright
Type d’ouvrage : Fiction, Ressource Internet
Format : Livre, Ressource Internet
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : Nancy Horan
ISBN : 9780345494993 0345494997
Numéro OCLC : 122715473
Récompenses : Society of American Historians James Fenimore Cooper Prize, 2009.
Description : 362 p. ; 25 cm.
Responsabilité : Nancy Horan.
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Publisher description: I have been standing on the side of life, watching it float by. I want to swim in the river. I want to feel the current. So writes Mamah Borthwick Cheney in her diary as she struggles to justify her clandestine love affair with Frank Lloyd Wright. Four years earlier, in 1903, Mamah and her husband, Edwin, had commissioned the renowned architect to design a new home for them. During the construction of the house, a powerful attraction developed between Mamah and Frank, and in time the lovers, each married with children, embarked on a course that would shock Chicago society and forever change their lives. In this ambitious debut novel, fact and fiction blend together brilliantly. While scholars have largely relegated Mamah to a footnote in the life of America's greatest architect, author Nancy Horan gives full weight to their dramatic love story and illuminates Cheney's profound influence on Wright. Drawing on years of research, Horan weaves little-known facts into a compelling narrative, vividly portraying the conflicts and struggles of a woman forced to choose between the roles of mother, wife, lover, and intellectual. Horan's Mamah is a woman seeking to find her own place, her own creative calling in the world. Mamah's is an unforgettable journey marked by choices that reshape her notions of love and responsibility, leading inexorably ultimately lead to this novel's stunning conclusion.

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