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Rules of civility

Author: Amor Towles
Publisher: New York : Penguin Group, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A chance encounter with a handsome banker in a jazz bar on New Year's Eve 1938 catapults Wall Street secretary Katey Kontent into the upper echelons of New York society, where she befriends a shy multi-millionaire, an Upper East Side ne'er-do-well, and a single-minded widow.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Historical fiction
Psychological fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Towles, Amor.
Rules of civility.
New York : Viking, 2011
(DLC) 2011004118
(OCoLC)681488389
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Amor Towles
ISBN: 9781101517062 1101517069 9781101507667 1101507667
OCLC Number: 753563877
Description: 1 online resource (335 pages) : illustrations
Responsibility: Amor Towles.
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For fans of Fitzgerald and Capote, a witty, elegant fairytale of New York, set in 1938.  Read more...

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