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Review:

"A skillfully and humorously written academic novel, narrating a longish episode in the life of a successful American specialist in 18th-century French literary and intellectual history, whose relationship to her husband is nearly derailed by her encounter with a strange manuscript by an unidentified author from 'her' period, entitled Rameau's Niece. The protagonist's confrontation with this text, and her dealings with a number of interestingly drawn male and female characters in a variety of contexts, are vividly described." Reviewed by Daniel Weiss, Virginia Quarterly Review (Copyright 2006 Virginia Quarterly Review)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780452271616
Author:
Schine, Cathleen
Publisher:
Plume
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
New york (state)
Subject:
Women authors, American
Subject:
New York
Subject:
Women translators
Subject:
Manuscripts, French.
Subject:
Manuscripts, French -- Fiction.
Subject:
General Fiction
Copyright:
Series Volume:
9369
Publication Date:
19940401
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
7.94x5.35x.84 in. .52 lbs.

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