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Through the eye of the needle : a romance

Author: William Dean Howells; Harper & Brothers.
Publisher: New York ; London : Harper & Brothers, 1907.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This 1907 utopian romance is the final volume in the trilogy that includes A traveler from Alturia (1894) and Letters of an Alturian traveler (1904). The novel takes the form of letters from the protagonist, Aristides Homos, to his friend Cyril. In New York City, Homos falls in love with Evelith Strange, a socialite whose lifestyle conflicts with her Christian values values that Homos could help her regain back in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920.
Through the eye of the needle.
New York ; London : Harper & Brothers, 1907
(OCoLC)560882707
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Dean Howells; Harper & Brothers.
OCLC Number: 733993
Notes: Verso of t.p.: Published April, 1907.
Description: xii, [2], 232, [2] p. (last p. blank) ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: with an introduction, by W.D. Howells.

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This 1907 utopian romance is the final volume in the trilogy that includes A traveler from Alturia (1894) and Letters of an Alturian traveler (1904). The novel takes the form of letters from the protagonist, Aristides Homos, to his friend Cyril. In New York City, Homos falls in love with Evelith Strange, a socialite whose lifestyle conflicts with her Christian values values that Homos could help her regain back in utopian Alturia, if she accepts his offer to go.

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