Incidents in the Rue Laugier
1st U.S. ed.
Maud Gonthier yearns for an escape from the cocoon of the bourgeois modesty. The splendid, caddish David Tyler appears to offer one. In this stylish, deeply knowing novel by the author of Hotel du Lac, Maud's seduction creates a chemistry of longing, sensuality, and betrayal--with a surprising climax. 240 pp.
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|display_description||A tale of youthful folly set in France. The heroine is Maud Gonthier, 18, sent for the summer to an aunt in the country. There she meets two Englishmen, David and his friend, Edward. She has an affair with David, which continues in a rented apartment in Paris, becomes pregnant and he deserts her. Whereupon Edward takes over, going as far as to marry her, but that won't bring Maud happiness either.|
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|record_details||ils:.b11397135|Book|Books|1st U.S. ed.|English|Vintage Books,|1997.|233 p. ; 22 cm.|
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|subject_facet||Domestic fiction, London (England) -- Fiction, Love stories, Man-woman relationships -- France -- Fiction, Married women -- Fiction, Mothers and daughters -- Fiction, Psychological fiction|
|title_display||Incidents in the Rue Laugier|
|title_full||Incidents in the Rue Laugier / Anita Brookner|
|title_short||Incidents in the Rue Laugier|
|topic_facet||Man-woman relationships, Married women, Mothers and daughters|