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Washington Square (1880)
by Henry James
Domestic Fiction (57)
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0140432264, Paperback)Washington Square (1881), by Henry James, tells the story of Catherine Sloper, the plain, obedient daughter of the widowed, well-to-do Dr. August Sloper of Washington Square. When a handsome, feckless man-about-town proposes to Catherine, her father forbids the marriage because he believes the man to be after Catherine's fortune and future inheritance. The conflict between father, daughter, and suitor provokes consequences in the lives of all three that make this story one of James's most piercingly memorable.
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In the Washington Square area of New York City in the late nineteenth century, devastating betrayals by both her father and her lover leave shy and fragile Catherine Sloper permanently scarred.
3 editions of this book were published by Penguin Australia.
2 editions of this book were published by Urban Romantics.
An edition of this book was published by Tantor Media.
An edition of this book was published by Recorded Books.
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