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Everywhere hailed for its emotional intensity and unflagging narrative momentum, this magnificent novel transports us to the turn of the twentieth century, to the world of a prominent Boston family summering on the New Hampshire coast, and to the social orbit of a spirited young woman who falls into a passionate, illicit affair with an older man, with cataclysmic results.

Synopsis:

From the bestselling author of the acclaimed "The Pilot's Wife" and "Sea Glass" comes this magnificent turn-of-the-century novel of illicit passion and its cataclysmic results. When precocious, high-spirited Olympia Biddeford has a passionate affair with John Haskell, a friend of her father's 30 years her senior, both their lives are soon torn apart.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780316734837
Author:
Shreve, Anita
Publisher:
Little Brown and Company
Location:
Boston
Subject:
General
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
New england
Subject:
Young women
Subject:
Mills and mill-work
Edition Description:
1st Little Brown mass market ed.
Series Volume:
Volume 2
Publication Date:
November 2002
Binding:
Mass Market Paperbound
Language:
English
Pages:
528
Dimensions:
6.85x4.17x.88 in. .55 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , From the bestselling author of the acclaimed "The Pilot's Wife" and "Sea Glass" comes this magnificent turn-of-the-century novel of illicit passion and its cataclysmic results. When precocious, high-spirited Olympia Biddeford has a passionate affair with John Haskell, a friend of her father's 30 years her senior, both their lives are soon torn apart.
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