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Act of Passion
Act of Passion
Author: Georges Simenon
For forty years Charles Alavoine sleepwalks through his life. Obedient to his domineering mother's wishes, he trains as a doctor, takes a plain unassuming wife, opens a medical practice in a quiet country town, and settles into an existence of impeccable bourgeois conformity. After his first wife dies in labor, he remarries; children arrive; he ...  more »
ISBN-13: 9781590173855
ISBN-10: 1590173856
Publication Date: 6/14/2011
Pages: 248

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Publisher: NYRB Classics
Book Type: Paperback
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