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The Resource The three Weissmanns of Westport, Cathleen Schine

The three Weissmanns of Westport, Cathleen Schine

Label
The three Weissmanns of Westport
Title
The three Weissmanns of Westport
Statement of responsibility
Cathleen Schine
Title variation
3 Weissmanns of Westport
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Betty Weissman loses her elegant New York apartment when her husband of nearly fifty years divorces her for what he says are irreconcilable differences, but is inactuality another woman. She and her two grown daughters who quite unexpectedly find themselves the middle-aged products of a broken home and whose own lives are in varying states of disrepair and confusion regroup in a small, run-down Westport, Connecticut, beach cottage. As they wrestle with economic hard times, love starts to blossom for both sisters, and they find themselves struggling with the dueling demands of reason and romance
Summary
A modern tale inspired by "Sense and Sensibility" finds financially strapped literary sisters Miranda and Annie moving in with divorcâee Betty in a run-down Connecticut beach cottage, where they find love among the suburban aristocracy
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2010
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338888
Cataloging source
DLC
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Schine, Cathleen
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.C497
LC item number
T47 2010
Literary form
fiction
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1775-1817
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Austen, Jane
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True
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  • Sisters
  • Social classes
  • Single women
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Westport (Conn.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The three Weissmanns of Westport, Cathleen Schine
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Sarah Crichton Books."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9780374299040
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009025425
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
  • 417444213
  • (OCoLC)417444213
Label
The three Weissmanns of Westport, Cathleen Schine
Publication
Note
"Sarah Crichton Books."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9780374299040
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009025425
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
  • 417444213
  • (OCoLC)417444213

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