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Revolutionary road ;, The Easter parade ; Eleven kinds of loneliness, Richard Yates ; with an introduction by Richard Price

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Revolutionary road ;, The Easter parade ; Eleven kinds of loneliness, Richard Yates ; with an introduction by Richard Price
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xiv-xv)
Index
no index present
Literary Form
fiction
Main title
Revolutionary road ;
Nature of contents
bibliography
Oclc number
232980210
Responsibility statement
Richard Yates ; with an introduction by Richard Price
Series statement
Everyman's library
Sub title
The Easter parade ; Eleven kinds of loneliness
Summary
Revolutionary road: A bright Connecticut couple, Frank and April Wheeler, living on the assumption that greatness is just around the corner, mortgage their spiritual birthright, betraying not only each other, but their best selvesThe Easter parade: Even as little girls, Sarah and Emily are very different from each other. Emily looks up to her wiser and more stable older sister and is jealous of her relationship with their absent father, and later her seemingly golden marriage. The path she chooses for herself is less safe and conventional and her love affairs never really satisfy her. Although the bond between them endures, gradually the distance between the two women grows, until a tragic event throws their relationship into focus one last timeEleven kinds of loneliness: Short stories
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Revolutionary road ; The Easter parade ; Eleven kinds of loneliness
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