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The optimist's daughter.

Author: Eudora Welty
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 1969.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Judge McKelva was seen as a reassuring figure. People looked at him, with his wife Becky and daughter Laurel, and they felt good: that was how well bred people ought to be. But when, 10 years after his wife's death, the Judge marries silly young Fay, everyone is disconcerted - especially Laurel.
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Genre/Form: General fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eudora Welty
OCLC Number: 734101638

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Judge McKelva was seen as a reassuring figure. People looked at him, with his wife Becky and daughter Laurel, and they felt good: that was how well bred people ought to be. But when, 10 years after his wife's death, the Judge marries silly young Fay, everyone is disconcerted - especially Laurel.

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