The Other House

The Other House

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by Henry James
     
 

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This terse and startling novel is the story of a struggle for possession—and of its devastating consequences. Three women seek to secure the affections of one man, while he, in turn, tries to satisfy them all. But in the middle of this contest of wills stands his unwitting and vulnerable young daughter. The conclusion of The Other House makes it one of the

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This terse and startling novel is the story of a struggle for possession—and of its devastating consequences. Three women seek to secure the affections of one man, while he, in turn, tries to satisfy them all. But in the middle of this contest of wills stands his unwitting and vulnerable young daughter. The conclusion of The Other House makes it one of the most disturbing and memorable of Henry James' depictions of the uncontrollable passions that lie beneath the polished veneer of civilized life.

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ISBN-13:
9780460878067
Publisher:
Everyman Paperback
Publication date:
12/15/1989
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.07(w) x 7.72(h) x 0.56(d)

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The Other House 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Her tail fluffed out and she turned around d meowed"Robin, my name is Robin. And you?"
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Sighed
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
He looked curiously at Robin. "What is your name?"