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The American painter Emma Dial : a novel

Author: Samantha Peale
Publisher: New York : W W Norton & Co., 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Serving a famous New York artist as the actual painter of his ideas, brilliant assistant Emma Dial engages in a passionate affair with the artist but finds herself worn down by his schizophrenic affection and guilt over her own neglected work.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
General fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Samantha Peale
ISBN: 9780393304558 0393304558
OCLC Number: 449865864
Notes: "Reading group guide": pages [331]-[335].
Description: 328 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Samantha Peale.

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"In her witty and impressively observed debut novel, Samantha Peale has given us what is probably the first novel narrated by a studio assistant in New York in the 21st century. . . . Emma Dial, in Read more...

 
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