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The binding chair, or, A visit from the Foot Emancipation Society: (a novel )

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Synopsis:

This mesmerizing novel by the author of the bestselling "The Kiss" is set in alluring Shanghai at the turn of the century, and it tells the story of two women whose lives intertwine--fascinating, tiny-footed Mai and Alice, her Western niece.

About the Author

Kathryn Harrison is the author of the novels Thicker Than Water, Exposure, and Poison. She has also written a memoir, The Kiss. Her personal essays have appeared in The New Yorker, Harper's Magazine, and other publications. She lives in New York with her husband, the novelist Colin Harrison, and their chil-dren. She can be reached at thebindingchair@yahoo.com.



Product Details

ISBN:
9780679450009
Subtitle:
(a novel )
Author:
Harrison, Kathryn
Publisher:
Random House Trade
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Married women
Subject:
Historical fiction
Subject:
Interracial marriage
Subject:
Domestic fiction
Subject:
Australians
Subject:
Shanghai
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
313
Publication Date:
c2000
Binding:
Trade Cloth
Language:
English
Pages:
xiii, 312 p.
Dimensions:
9.69x6.64x1.13 in. 1.38 lbs.

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Product details xiii, 312 p. pages Random House Trade - English 9780679450009 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This mesmerizing novel by the author of the bestselling "The Kiss" is set in alluring Shanghai at the turn of the century, and it tells the story of two women whose lives intertwine--fascinating, tiny-footed Mai and Alice, her Western niece.
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