Washington Square: 1400 Headwords

Washington Square: 1400 Headwords

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When a handsome young man begins to court Catherine Sloper, she feels she is very lucky. She is a quiet, gentle girl, but neither beautiful nor clever; no one had ever admired her before, or come to the front parlour of her home in Washington Square to whisper soft words of love to her. But in New York in the 1840s young ladies are not free to marry where they please. Catherine must have her father's permission, and Dr Sloper is a rich man. One day Catherine will have a fortune of 30,000 dollars a year ...show more

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  • Paperback | 96 pages
  • 128 x 190 x 8mm | 81.65g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New ed of Abridged ed
  • black and white line illustrations
  • 019423052X
  • 9780194230520
  • 2,036,775

About Henry James

Henry James (1843-1916) was a US novelist, who settled in Europe in 1875. Many of his novels explore the contrast between the American and European character.show more

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