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The wings of the dove.

Author: Henry James
Publisher: New York, Modern Library [1937]
Series: Modern library of the world's best books.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In early-20th-century London, Kate Croy and Merton Densher are engaged in a passionate, clandestine love affair. Croy is desperately in love with Densher, who has all the qualities of a potentially excellent husband: he's handsome, witty, and idealistic--the one thing he lacks is money, which ultimately renders him unsuitable as a mate. By chance, Croy befriends a young American heiress, Milly Theale. When Croy  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Love stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
James, Henry, 1843-1916.
Wings of the dove.
New York, Modern Library [1937]
(OCoLC)561683487
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry James
OCLC Number: 498057
Description: xxx, 329, 439 pages 19 cm.
Series Title: Modern library of the world's best books.

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In early-20th-century London, Kate Croy and Merton Densher are engaged in a passionate, clandestine love affair. Croy is desperately in love with Densher, who has all the qualities of a potentially excellent husband: he's handsome, witty, and idealistic--the one thing he lacks is money, which ultimately renders him unsuitable as a mate. By chance, Croy befriends a young American heiress, Milly Theale. When Croy discovers that Theale suffers from a mysterious and fatal malady, she hatches a plan that can give all three characters something that they want--at a price.

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