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A summons to Memphis

Author: Peter Taylor
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1986.
Edition/Format:   book_printbook : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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When Phillip Carver is asked by his sisters to help avert their widower father's impending marriage to a younger women, he is forced to confront his domineering siblings, a controlling patriarch, and a flood of memories from his deeply troubled past.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Taylor, Peter, 1917-1994.
Summons to Memphis.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1986
(OCoLC)558927484
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Taylor
ISBN: 0394410629 9780394410623 0375701176 9780375701177
OCLC Number: 13524488
Awards: Pulitzer Prize, Fiction, 1987.
Description: 209 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Peter Taylor.

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When Phillip Carver is asked by his sisters to help avert their widower father's impending marriage to a younger women, he is forced to confront his domineering siblings, a controlling patriarch, and a flood of memories from his deeply troubled past.

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