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Results for General Fiction + Physical & Mental Differences + Early 20th Century

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  • Mr. Mac and Me
    Esther Freud
    Paperback: 10/06/2015
     
    Mr. Mac and Me is the story of an unlikely friendship, and a vivid portrait of one of the most brilliant and ...
  • Charity Girl
    Michael Lowenthal
    Paperback: 01/01/2008
     
    Charity Girl examines one of the darkest periods in our history, when patriotic fervor and fear led to ...
  • Wickett's Remedy: A Novel
    Myla Goldberg
    Paperback: 10/10/2006
     
    Through narrative, authentic newspaper clippings, and fictional correspondence, the author of Bee ...
  • The Confessions of Max Tivoli
    Andrew Sean Greer
    Paperback: 02/01/2005
     
    An extraordinarily haunting love story told in the voice of a man who appears to age backwards.
  • The Binding Chair: or, A Visit from the Foot Emancipation Society
    Kathryn Harrison
    Paperback: 07/01/2001
     
    May escapes an arranged marriage in rural nineteenth-century China for life in a Shanghai brothel. By turns ...

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