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Joinings and Disjoinings
The Significance of Marital Status in Literature
Edited by JoAnna Stephens Mink and Janet Doubler Ward

Popular Press

Joinings and Disjoinings illustrates the importance of marriage or singleness in short stories and novels and suggests the diverse perspectives the topic can provide on specific works and on analysis of the cultural importance of marriage and marital status. Essays discuss canonical and lesser-known works, providing social, historical, and literary context.

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Cover of book is purple with a black and white torn image of a bride and groom.

LC: 91-070903 PR
180 pp.   6 x 9
ISBN-10: 0-87972-523-0
ISBN-13: 978-0-87972-523-5
Cloth $39.95 t
ISBN-10: 0-87972-524-9
ISBN-13: 978-0-87972-524-2 Paper $16.95 t

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