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Revolutionary road

Author: Richard Yates
Publisher: Great Britain : Random House, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hailed as a masterpiece from the moment of its first publication, Revolutionary Road is the story of Frank and April Wheeler, a bright, beautiful, and talented couple whose empty suburban life is held together by the dream that greatness is only just round the corner. With heartbreaking compassion and clarity, Richard Yates shows how Frank and April mortgage their hopes and ideals, betraying in the end not only each  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Yates
ISBN: 0099518783 9780099518785 9780307454621 0307454622
OCLC Number: 809384676
Awards: Short-listed for Heathrow Travel Product Award: Travel Read, Fiction 2009
Description: 352 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Richard Yates.

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"One of the greatest American novelists of the twentieth century" * Sunday Telegraph * "Here is more than fine writing; here is what, added to fine writing, makes a book come immediately, intensely Read more...

 
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