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The Friend of Women and Other Stories

by Auchincloss, Louis.

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Published by Houghton Mifflin .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages212
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Open LibraryOL7606298M
ISBN 100618718664
ISBN 109780618718665


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The Friend of Women and Other Stories is a compilation of works that depicts the lives of different individuals throughout five short stories and one play.

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While Auchincloss's work is crafted in the realm of old New York, his observations and. The Los Angeles Times has lauded Louis Auchincloss as "a novelist committed to examining the complicated layers of character, psychology, and society." In The Friend of Women, that dedication shines on every page in the singular, epigrammatic style of an American master.

The mysteries of character are at the heart of these six previously unpublished pieces. (shelved 2 times as friendship-stories) avg rating —ratings — published "The prolific Auchincloss has fashioned a brilliant career out of charting the course of the East Coast upper crust," says Booklist, and The Friend of Women and Other Stories is the latest masterpiece in that long and illustrious career.

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