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Man and wife

Author: Wilkie Collins; Norman Page
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2008]
Series: Oxford world's classics
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Man and Wife combines the fast pace and sensational plot structure of Collins's most famous novels with a biting attack on the inequitable marriage laws in Victorian Britain. At its center is the plight of a woman who fears that the archaic marriage laws of Scotland and Ireland may have forced her into committing unintentional bigamy. As the novel progresses, the atmosphere grows increasingly sinister when the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wilkie Collins; Norman Page
ISBN: 9780199538171 0199538174
OCLC Number: 314383866
Description: xxxv, 652 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Oxford world's classics
Responsibility: Wilkie Collins ; edited with an introduction and notes by Norman Page.

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The only edition in print, Man and Wife combines the fast pace and sensational plot of Collins's most famous novels with a biting attack on the inequitable marriage laws in Victorian Britain.  Read more...

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