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The Puttermesser papers

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Yearning for a life of the mind, Ruth Puttermesser finds herself mired in the lowest circles of city bureaucracy. Her love life hopeless, her fantasies more influential than wan reality, she nevertheless turns out to be the best mayor New York City has ever elected. Soon enough, though, paradise gained becomes paradise lost, and--even for a wistful visionary like Puttermesser--the problem of disappointment remains unresolved.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780679454762
Publisher:
Alfred A. Knopf
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Humorous
Subject:
New york (n.y.)
Subject:
Jewish women
Subject:
Picaresque literature
Subject:
Women mayors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction.
Subject:
Women mayors
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
8
Publication Date:
1997
Binding:
Trade Cloth
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
235 p.
Dimensions:
8.71x6.04x1.16 in. 1.03 lbs.

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