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Presumptuous girls

Anthea Zeman

Presumptuous girls

women and their world in the serious woman"s novel

by Anthea Zeman

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • English-speaking countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Women in literature,
    • English fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism,
    • American fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism,
    • Women and literature -- English-speaking countries

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementAnthea Zeman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR830.W6 Z4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination185 p. ;
      Number of Pages185
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4598705M
      ISBN 100297772562
      LC Control Number77361475

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      The Secret Life of Bees Author: Sue Monk Kidd Year: Synopsis: Lily has grown up believing she accidentally killed her mother when she was four. She not only has her own memory of holding the gun, but her father’s account of the event. Now fourteen, she yearns for her mother, and for Size: KB.   Charles Bridges, the great 19th Century Church of England minister, in his Exposition of the Book of Proverbs, explained that Christ is speaking in the is the very wisdom of God. Christ is here calling men and women, boys and girls to come to Him and trust in Him for redemption and safety from the wrath of God.

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