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The serious game

Author: Hjalmar Söderberg; Eva Claeson
Publisher: London ; New York : Marion Boyars, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Arvid, an ambitious and educated young man, meets Lydia, the daughter of a landscape painter, one summer and falls in love. Lydia, however, has other suitors, and Arvid is frightened of being tied by his emotions. Years later, now trapped inside loveless marriages of convenience, the two struggle to rekindle the promise of their romance with bitter and tragic results"--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Romance fiction
Fiction
Translations
Love stories
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Söderberg, Hjalmar, 1869-1941.
Serious game.
London ; New York : M. Boyars, 2001
(OCoLC)646859088
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hjalmar Söderberg; Eva Claeson
ISBN: 0714530611 9780714530611
OCLC Number: 47797888
Language Note: Translated from the Swedish.
Description: xiv, 239 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Allvarsamma leken.
Responsibility: Hjalmar Söderberg ; translated from the Swedish by Eva Claeson.

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"Arvid, an ambitious and educated young man, meets Lydia, the daughter of a landscape painter, one summer and falls in love. Lydia, however, has other suitors, and Arvid is frightened of being tied by his emotions. Years later, now trapped inside loveless marriages of convenience, the two struggle to rekindle the promise of their romance with bitter and tragic results"--Page 4 of cover.

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