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The glimpses of the moon

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Published by Collier Books/Macmillan Pub. Co., Maxwell Macmillan Canada, Maxwell Macmillan International in New York, Toronto, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Americans -- Europe -- Fiction,
    • Married people -- Fiction,
    • Socialites -- Fiction,
    • Europe -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdith Wharton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3545.H16 G57 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination297 p. ;
      Number of Pages297
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1436095M
      LC Control Number93048312


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Publisher's Summary The story of "The Glimpses of the Moon" is set in the early s. Nick Lansing and Susy Branch are both scarcely getting by in the rich social circles they move in and they can't afford to get married. They make an agreement.

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Long out of print, Wharton's novel opens with a sentence that seems to have been written for the opening voice-over of a movie: ``It rose for them—their honey-moon—over the waters of a lake so famed as the scene of romantic raptures that they were rather proud of not having been afraid to choose it as the setting of their own.'' But Nick and Susy Lansing, each suffering from a genteel lack.

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