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The wings of the dove

Author: Henry James; F W Dupee
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : New American Library, 1964.
Series: Signet classic.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Kate Croy is in love with the English journalist, Merton Densher, but will not marry him until he is financially secure. When she discovers that her friend, Milly Theale, an American heiress, has not long to live, she tells Densher to take an interest in Milly, who promptly falls in love with him. Before her death, Milly learns of Kate and Denshers' true relationship, but she nevertheless leaves Densher her money.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry James; F W Dupee
OCLC Number: 2404875
Notes: "The text is taken from the first edition, published in 1902 by Charles Scribner's Sons"--Page 512.
"First printing, October 1964"--Title page verso.
Description: 512 pages ; 18 cm.
Contents: An authoritative text. --
The author and the novel. --
Criticism.
Series Title: Signet classic.
Responsibility: Henry James ; with an afterword by F.W. Dupee.

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Kate Croy is in love with the English journalist, Merton Densher, but will not marry him until he is financially secure. When she discovers that her friend, Milly Theale, an American heiress, has not long to live, she tells Densher to take an interest in Milly, who promptly falls in love with him. Before her death, Milly learns of Kate and Denshers' true relationship, but she nevertheless leaves Densher her money.

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