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Lucy Crown : a novel

Author: Irwin Shaw
Publisher: New York : Random House, [1956] ©1956
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First printingView all editions and formats
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An act of infidelity tears apart the members of a Depression-era family Friends always envied the Crown marriage, but for Lucy, something was missing. During a family trip to Vermont in the summer of 1937, her husband, Oliver, is called away. When Lucy falls into an affair with a younger man, her son, Tony, walks in on them. The betrayal rips apart the family, ultimately estranging Lucy from her son. Twenty years  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Shaw, Irwin, 1913-1984.
Lucy Crown.
New York, Random House [1956]
(OCoLC)586808841
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Irwin Shaw
OCLC Number: 1153463
Description: 339 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Irwin Shaw.

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An act of infidelity tears apart the members of a Depression-era family Friends always envied the Crown marriage, but for Lucy, something was missing. During a family trip to Vermont in the summer of 1937, her husband, Oliver, is called away. When Lucy falls into an affair with a younger man, her son, Tony, walks in on them. The betrayal rips apart the family, ultimately estranging Lucy from her son. Twenty years later, the two run into each other at a bar in Paris, and Lucy realizes that she may have found her best chance at absolution.

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