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Awakening and Other Writings

By: Chopin, Kate

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Publisher: 4/25/2017

Seller ID: 9781551113494

ISBN: 155111349X

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At Fault

By: Chopin, Kate

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Publisher: PENGUIN GROUP:

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ISBN: 0142437026

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Thérèse Lafirme, a beautiful and resourceful Creole woman, is widowed at age thirty-two and left alone to run her Louisiana plantation. When Thérèse falls in love with David Hosmer, a divorced businessman, her strong moral and religious convictions make it impossible for her to accept his marriage proposal. Her determined rejection sets the two on a tumultuous path that involves Hosmer's former wife, Fanny. At Fault is both romantic and filled with stark realism-a love story that expands to address the complex problem of balancing personal happiness and social duty-set ... View more info

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Awakening, The

By: Chopin, Kate

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Seller ID: 9781503293182

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Awakening and Selected Stories

By: Chopin, Kate

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Publisher: 8/9/2012

Seller ID: 9780140390223

ISBN: 0140390227

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Awakening

By: Chopin, Kate

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Seller ID: 9781580495820

ISBN: 1580495826

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Awakening

By: Chopin, Kate

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Publisher: SIGNET CLASSICS: 6/21/2011

Seller ID: 9780451524485

ISBN: 0451524489

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Awakening and Selected Stories (Modern Library Classics)

By: Chopin, Kate

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Seller ID: 9780679783336

ISBN: 0679783334

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Introduction by Kaye GibbonsEdited and with notes by Nina BaymCommentary by Elizabeth Blackwell, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Charlotte Perkins Gilman, and from "The Picayune's Creole Cook Book"" ""The Awakening "shocked turn-of-the-century readers with its forthright treatment of sex and suicide. Departing from literary convention, Kate Chopin failed to condemn her heroine's desire for an affair with the son of a Louisiana resort owner whom she meets on vacation. The power of sensuality, the delusion of ecstatic love, and the solitude that accompanies the trappings of middle- a... View more info

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Awakening

By: Chopin, Kate

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Publisher: AVON BOOKS: 1/28/2015

Seller ID: 9780380002450

ISBN: 0380002450

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"She grew daring and reckless. Overestimating her strength. She wanted to swim far out. Where no woman had swum before." View more info

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Bayou Folk and a Night in Acadie

By: Chopin, Kate

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Publisher: PENGUIN GROUP: 5/12/2013

Seller ID: 9780140436815

ISBN: 0140436812

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In the decade prior to the publication of her landmark novel, The Awakening (1899), Kate Chopin wrote about ninety short stories. She gathered twenty-three of them in a collection entitled Bayou Folk in 1894, and followed that three years later with a collection of twenty-one more in A Night in Acadie. Together, these nuanced portraits of nineteenth-century inhabitants of New Orleans and Natchitoches Parish exquisitely form a sort of Southern novel of manners.Chopin was deeply influenced by the work of French and American realists. Many of the stories in Bayou Folk concern young people seek... View more info