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Couples : a novel

Author: John Updike
Publisher: New York : Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Random House Trade paperback editionView all editions and formats
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Couples is the book that has been assailed for its complete frankness and praised as an artful, seductive, savagely graphic portrait of love, marriage, and adultery in America. But be it damned or hailed, Couples drew back the curtain forever on sex in suburbia in the late twentieth century. A classic, it is one of those books that will be read--and remembered--for a long time to come.--Publisher.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Updike
ISBN: 9780449911907 044991190X
OCLC Number: 791498971
Description: 557 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: John Updike.

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Couples is the book that has been assailed for its complete frankness and praised as an artful, seductive, savagely graphic portrait of love, marriage, and adultery in America. But be it damned or hailed, Couples drew back the curtain forever on sex in suburbia in the late twentieth century. A classic, it is one of those books that will be read--and remembered--for a long time to come.--Publisher.

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