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Set in the 1950s Paris of American expatriates, liaisons, and violence, a young man finds himself caught between desire and conventional morality. With a sharp, probing imagination, James Baldwin's now-classic narrative delves into the mystery of loving and creates a moving, highly controversial story of death and passion that reveals the unspoken complexities of the human heart.

Synopsis:

Baldwin delves into the mystery of loving and creates a moving and passionate story that reveals the unspoken complexities of the heart.

About the Author

James Baldwin was the author of Go Tell It on the Mountain and The Fire Next Time, among other books.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780385334587
Author:
Baldwin, James A.
Publisher:
Delta
Author:
Baldwin, James
Location:
New York, N.Y.
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
American fiction (fictional works by one author)
Subject:
France
Subject:
Men
Subject:
Gay
Subject:
Homosexuality
Subject:
Gay men
Subject:
Americans
Subject:
Bisexuals
Subject:
Ameracan factacn (factacnal wcrks by cne auth
Subject:
American fiction (fictional works by one auth
Subject:
Psychological fiction
Subject:
Sexual orientation
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
Gay and Lesbian-Gay Fiction
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
116
Publication Date:
20000613
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
8 x 5.2 x 0.5 in 0.375 lb

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