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A reliable wife : a novel

Author: Robert Goolrick
Publisher: Chapel Hill : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Set in rural Wisconsin in 1909, Ralph Truitt stands alone on a train platform waiting for the woman who answered his newspaper advertisement for "a reliable wife." But when Catherine Land steps off the train from Chicago, she's not the "simple, honest woman" that Ralph is expecting.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Love stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Goolrick
ISBN: 9781565125964 1565125967 9781615236909 1615236902 9780802853899 0802853897
OCLC Number: 244420368
Description: 291 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by Robert Goolrick.

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Set in rural Wisconsin in 1909, Ralph Truitt stands alone on a train platform waiting for the woman who answered his newspaper advertisement for "a reliable wife." But when Catherine Land steps off the train from Chicago, she's not the "simple, honest woman" that Ralph is expecting.

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