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The Turn Of The Screw & In The Cage
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|May 8, 2001

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This Modern Library Paperback Classics edition brings together one of literature's most famous ghost stories and one of Henry James's most unusual novellas. In The Turn of the Screw , a governess is haunted by ghosts from her young charges past; Virginia Woolf…
On Keeping Women: A Novel
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|September 6, 2016

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A complex masterpiece that reveals the mind of a contemporary woman beyond the confines of family, love, and duty to one's self Lexie, a married woman with four children, undergoes a midlife crisis and questions her role as wife, mother, and lover. From within a…
Eagle Eye: A Novel
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|August 23, 2016

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Hortense Calisher's complex exploration of the journey of a young man whose intelligent observations cannot help him figure out his own direction. Returning home to New York from Europe on his twenty-first birthday, draft-dodging narrator Bunty Bronstein is…
In the Absence of Angels: Stories
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|September 17, 2013

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The debut short story collection that launched the career of one of the twentieth century’s most vivid writers, featuring the celebrated tale “In Greenwich There Are Many Gravelled Walks” In this captivating collection of fifteen short stories, many of which…
The Beautiful and Damned
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|February 12, 2002

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Introduction by Hortense Calisher Commentary by Edmund Wilson, Henry Seidel Canby, and Arthur Mizener   Fitzgerald’s second novel, a devastating portrait of the excesses of the Jazz Age, is a largely autobiographical depiction of a glamorous, reckless…
Standard Dreaming: A Novella
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|January 24, 2017

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A unique novel of parents and children - and the spaces between them Dr. Niels Berners - a Swiss plastic surgeon living in New York - is struggling to recover from his dysfunctional son's abandonment of him. He joins a group of four other parents, all with…
Age: A Love Story
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|January 24, 2017

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A novel that examines aging and marriage with sincerity and insight. Rupert and Gemma, an elderly couple still very much in love, know that death will inevitably come for one of them before taking the other, so they keep private journals to ensure that the…
The Railway Police And The Last Trolley Ride
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|September 6, 2016

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Two novellas from award-winning author Hortense Calisher offering very different journeys: the first looking hopefully forward, and the second, into a painful past. The characters in these two novellas take introspective, poignant excursions both to where they…
Queenie: A Novel
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|September 6, 2016

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A cheeky portrait of an old-fashioned young woman's assimilation into the modern world. Set in 1960s New York, this piquant coming-of-age story concerns a teenage girl, Queenie, raised to become a "kept woman" in an exceedingly comfortable and well-adjusted -…
Journal From Ellipsia: A Novel
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|September 6, 2016

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A humorous satire and loving tribute to science fiction that delves into the tenuous relationship between science and the humanities by asking, What does it mean to be human? A genderless alien from Ellipsia, a planet whose inhabitants have no concept of…
In The Slammer With Carol Smith: A Novel
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|September 6, 2016

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A finely observed and lovingly detailed portrait of a woman attempting to find a community and understand her own troubled history. After spending two decades in jails, psych wards, and halfway houses for her peripheral involvement in a radical students’…
Herself
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|September 6, 2016

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A National Book Award nominee: Hortense Calisher's autobiography captures the making of a distinct literary voice Although Hortense Calisher's fiction often draws on autobiographical elements, Herself is a disciplined documentation of the award-winning…
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