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Loving Frank : a novel

Author: Nancy Horan
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Special preview edView all editions and formats
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Fact and fiction blend in a historical novel that chronicles the relationship between seminal architect Frank Lloyd Wright and Mamah Cheney, from their meeting, when they were each married to another, to the clandestine affair that shocked Chicago society.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Specimens
Biographical fiction
Love stories
Named Person: Frank Lloyd Wright; Mamah Bouton Borthwick; Mamah Bouton Borthwick; Frank Lloyd Wright
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Horan
ISBN: 9780345494993 0345494997
OCLC Number: 690022286
Notes: "Uncorrected proofs. Not for sale."--Cover.
Description: 421 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: I have been standing on the side of life, watching it float by. I want to swim in the river. I want to feel the current. So writes Mamah Borthwick Cheney in her diary as she struggles to justify her clandestine love affair with Frank Lloyd Wright. Four years earlier, in 1903, Mamah and her husband, Edwin, had commissioned the renowned architect to design a new home for them. During the construction of the house, a powerful attraction developed between Mamah and Frank, and in time the lovers, each married with children, embarked on a course that would shock Chicago society and forever change their lives.
Responsibility: Nancy Horan.
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Fact and fiction blend in a historical novel that chronicles the relationship between seminal architect Frank Lloyd Wright and Mamah Cheney, from their meeting, when they were each married to another, to the clandestine affair that shocked Chicago society.

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