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The Bostonians

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 25 Ratings and 25 Reviews

Book Description
This brilliant satire of the women's rights movement in America is the story of the ravishing inspirational speaker Verena Tarrant and the bitter struggle between two distant cousins who seek to control her. Will the privileged Boston feminist Olive Chancellor succeed in turning her beloved ward into a celebrated activist and lifetime companion? Or will Basil Ransom, a conservative southern lawyer... More
Book Information
PublisherModern Library
BindingKindle Edition (77 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages496
Publication Date12/18/2007
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About Henry James (Author) : Henry James was a published author and an editor. Some of the published credits of Henry James include The Bostonians (Everyman's Library (Paper)), The Ambassadors, Partial Portraits.
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About A.S. Byatt (Introduction) : A.S. Byatt is a published author, editor, and a translator. Some of the published credits of A.S. Byatt include Possession (Unabridged), The Bostonians (Modern Library Classics), Alice's Adventures in... more
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10/25/2008 Angela Mann said: 220104
tags: classic

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