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The Gods Arrive

By Edith Wharton

  • Paperback
  • £12.00

*With an afterword by Marilyn French
*Companion volume to HUDSON RIVER BRACKETED

Halo Tarrant, abandoning her failed marriage, elopes to Europe with the brilliant young writer, Vance Weston. As they travel around, her only wish is to serve him and his genius. But, ignoring the pain her amiguous status brings, Vance takes her loving attentions for granted and rejects the critical advice he had formerly welcomed. This distinguished novel, companion piece to HUDSON RIVER BRACKETED, first published in 1932, shows a writer's struggle for integrity and maturity, and the difficulties which, even in the most idealistic relationship, beset men and women in a changing but hypocritical moral climate.

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  • ISBN: 9781844083558
  • Publication date: 19 Jan 2006
  • Page count: 464
  • Imprint: Virago
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