Desperate characters: a novel

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First published in 1970 to great acclaim, this novel stands as one of the most dazzling and rigorous examples of the storyteller's craft in postwar American literature--a novel that, according to Irving Howe, ranks with "Billy Budd" and "The Great Gatsby".
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subject_facet City and town life -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction, Domestic fiction, Domestic fiction -- Fiction, Married women -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction, Psychological fiction, Psychological fiction -- Fiction
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title_full Desperate characters / Paula Fox ; introduction by Jonathan Franzen, Desperate characters : a novel / by Paula Fox ; with an afterword by Irving Howe
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topic_facet City and town life, Domestic fiction, Married women, Psychological fiction