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Oh what a paradise it seems

Author: John Cheever
Publisher: London : Vintage, 1994, ©1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In an idyllic American village, elderly romantic Lemuel Sears still has it in him to fall wildly in love with strangers of both sexes. But Sears's paradise is under threat; Can Sears thwart the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Cheever
ISBN: 0099411512 9780099411512
OCLC Number: 31374477
Notes: Originally published: London : Cape, 1982.
Description: 99 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: John Cheever.

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"This delightful fable shows him at the height of his powers" * Observer * "John Cheever is an enchanted realist, and his voice, in his luminous short stories and in incomparable novels like Bullet Read more...

 
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