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The widows of Thornton.

Author: Peter Taylor
Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace [1954]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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A collection of stories about several families who, although now living in different cities, all started out in Thornton, Tennessee, and whose women share a sense of hanging onto the customs and social roles of their southern origins while the men move onto new lives.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Taylor, Peter, 1917-1994.
Widows of Thornton.
New York, Harcourt, Brace [1954]
(OCoLC)582807493
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Taylor
ISBN: 080711930X 9780807119303
OCLC Number: 1345536
Notes: Short stories.
Description: 310 pages 21 cm
Contents: Their losses --
What you hear from 'em? --
Porte-cochere --
A wife of Nashville --
the death of a kinsman --
Cookie --
Two ladies in retirement --
Bad dreams --
The dark walk.

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A collection of stories about several families who, although now living in different cities, all started out in Thornton, Tennessee, and whose women share a sense of hanging onto the customs and social roles of their southern origins while the men move onto new lives.

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