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The optimist's daughter

Author: Eudora Welty
Publisher: New York : Book-of-the-Month Club, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A woman who has left the South returns when her father is dying. After his death, she and her silly young stepmother go back to the small Mississippi town where she grew up.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eudora Welty
ISBN: 0965374718 9780965374712
OCLC Number: 50742238
Notes: Previously published: 1972.
Description: 180 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Eudora Welty.

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A woman who has left the South returns when her father is dying. After his death, she and her silly young stepmother go back to the small Mississippi town where she grew up.

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