The Resource Double honeymoon, Evan S. Connell, (electronic resource)

Double honeymoon, Evan S. Connell, (electronic resource)

Label
Double honeymoon
Title
Double honeymoon
Statement of responsibility
Evan S. Connell
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Karl Muhlbach, hero of Evan Connell's previous novel, The Connoisseur, has a new obsession a beautiful, nubile girl-about-New York named Lambeth Brent, whose puzzling background and swinging activities lead Muhlbach into dark areas, causing new revelations of himself as a man to emerge. The mysterious bonds between opposites come into sharp relief as we follow the course of Muhlbach and Lambeth's relationship. An uncomfortable visit to the ballet, an abortive country vacation, brief but sparkling happy moments, and Muhlbach's final, shocking discovery add up to a mosaic of vignettes, rendering the characters startlingly real. Double Honeymoon explores the built-in dangers of a love affair between a cautious, conservative, middle-aged widower and a neurotic, high-strung, self-destructive girl. But far from just another May-September romance, the book is a keen examination of the dilemma posed by two people who are attracted to each other, yet unable to come together because of the profound differences in their backgrounds and outlooks. With a sure hand, Evan Connell demonstrates just how profound those differences can be
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1924-2013
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Connell, Evan S.
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • May-December romances
  • Middle-aged men
  • Romance fiction, American
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Double honeymoon, Evan S. Connell, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11817438
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11817438
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11817438
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11817438
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Double honeymoon, Evan S. Connell, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11817438
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11817438
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11817438
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11817438
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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