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The course of love : a novel

Author: Alain De Botton
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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a--"How Proust Can Change Your Life. We all know the headiness and excitement of the early days of love. But what comes after? In Edinburgh, a couple, Rabih and Kirsten, fall in love. They get married, they have children₇but no long-term relationship is as simple as "happily ever after.--"The Course of Love is a provocative and life-affirming novel for everyone who believes in love.
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Genre/Form: Love stories
Electronic books
Fiction
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alain De Botton
ISBN: 9780771027628 0771027621 9781501134432 1501134434
OCLC Number: 953006977
Notes: Electronic book.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Intro; Dedication; Romanticism; Infatuations; The Sacred Start; In Love; Sex and Love; The Proposal; Ever After; Silly Things; Sulks; Sex and Censorship; Transference; Universal Blame; Teaching and Learning; Children; Love Lessons; Sweetness; The Limits of Love; Sex and Parenthood; The Prestige of Laundry; Adultery; Love Rat; Pro; Contra; Irreconcilable Desires; Secrets; Beyond Romanticism; Attachment Theory; Maturity; Ready for Marriage; The Future; About Alain de Botton; Copyright
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a--"How Proust Can Change Your Life. We all know the headiness and excitement of the early days of love. But what comes after? In Edinburgh, a couple, Rabih and Kirsten, fall in love. They get married, they have children₇but no long-term relationship is as simple as "happily ever after.--"The Course of Love is a provocative and life-affirming novel for everyone who believes in love.

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