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Spanking the maid : a novel

Author: Robert Coover
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, 1982.
Series: An Evergreen book
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A "deeply provocative, obsessive story of the indissoluble relationship of bondage between a man and his maid. She arrives in his bedroom every morning with her cleaning paraphernalia, hoping to make each new round of work the perfect one for her master. He, in turn, can only notice the failure to change the towels, to fold the sheets properly, to keep her uniform crisp and clean ... It is, her assures her, an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Erotica
Dust jackets
Quarter bindings
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Coover
ISBN: 9780394179711 0394179714 9780394525617 0394525612
OCLC Number: 8460418
Description: 102 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: An Evergreen book
Responsibility: by Robert Coover.

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A "deeply provocative, obsessive story of the indissoluble relationship of bondage between a man and his maid. She arrives in his bedroom every morning with her cleaning paraphernalia, hoping to make each new round of work the perfect one for her master. He, in turn, can only notice the failure to change the towels, to fold the sheets properly, to keep her uniform crisp and clean ... It is, her assures her, an obligation to an abstract ideal of a higher order that compiles him to lead her own fulfillment in completing her tasks to utmost perfection."--Jacket.

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