Published in 1886, "The Bostonians" begins with the arrival in Boston of Basil Ransom, a young Mississippi lawyer in search of a career. Through his cousin, Olive Chancellor, Ransom comes to meet Verena, the beautiful daughter of a charlatan faith-healer and showman. When they hear Verena talk, Olive hopes to win the girl over to the feminist cause, Ransom is attracted to her looks, and a battle for possession of the girl begins. With its discussion of the situation of women and its uncompromising depiction of the city and the media, "The Bostonians" is a modern novel which is immediately accessible and relevant today.
|Antall sider||448||Dimensjoner||12,9cm x 19,8cm x 2,5cm|
|Vekt||326 gram||Leverandør||Bertram Trading Ltd|
|Andre medvirkende||Richard Lansdown, Richard Lansdown, Richard Lansdown||Emner og form||Classic fiction (pre c 1945)|