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Reuben, Reuben.

Author: Peter De Vries
Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown [1964]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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This novel was based on the life of Welsh poet Dylan Thomas, a compulsive womanizer and alcoholic. In the story a poetic Welsh farmer becomes involved with urban newcomers to his rural New England area and ends up accidentally committing suicide. He is about to remove the noose from his neck when the dog Reuben bounds in and knocks the stool he is standing on from under him. The story was made into a 1983 film.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Love stories
American fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter De Vries
OCLC Number: 283043
Description: 435 pages 22 cm

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This novel was based on the life of Welsh poet Dylan Thomas, a compulsive womanizer and alcoholic. In the story a poetic Welsh farmer becomes involved with urban newcomers to his rural New England area and ends up accidentally committing suicide. He is about to remove the noose from his neck when the dog Reuben bounds in and knocks the stool he is standing on from under him. The story was made into a 1983 film.

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